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vcheez 01-11-2012 05:22 PM

What type of Stainable Concrete Filler Should I Use?
 
I'm planning to dye or stain my 85 year old basement concrete floor. I rented a grinder last weekend and did a decent job smoothing it. There are a few unsightly pits and holes that I would like to fill prior to dying the surface. I want to use a filler material that will still absorb the concrete stain when I apply it so I don't want to use anything non-porous or moisture resistant like an epoxy filler. I was thinking about just getting a tub of premixed concrete from HD. I have used it before and it's nice to work with and is convenient for filling small spaces since I don't have to waste a lot of material mixing large volume of dry mix. I would like to know if there are any other recommended stainable compounds for filling small pits and cracks in concrete.

Thanks in advance, VC

vcheez 01-13-2012 12:41 PM

Hey Guys,

I'm just bumping my thread since I have not received any replies yet. I'm looking for some advice about concrete fillers that will absorb stain

njebudalla 10-08-2013 04:23 PM

Any viable solution yet? Looking for the same!
 
Hi there. I wish I had an answer for you. I'm looking for the same. Do you have any viable solution yet? Let me know if you find anything out anyone. I'm currently working on a similar project.


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