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  1. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    Hi! New to the forum. Designer and DIY’er losing steam and wanting to find permanent fixes to several projects. Have 1000 sq ft of brick pavers I laid atop a concrete foundation patio 3 years ago where I used gator sand for joints and an inexpensive sealer. The gator sand doesn’t seem to be...
  2. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    Can I hire a concrete contractor or just DIY? I am going to repair our concrete sidewalks because of some small cracks.
  3. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    Hi everyone, We have a walkway on the side of our house where the edges have broken off. I'm wondering if I can fix it instead of replacing it and what your recommendation is for doing that. Can I put a two by four along the edge and pour Quikrete in and level it out? Any guidance would be...
  4. Landscaping & Lawn Care
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  5. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    We have a downspout that runs down the corner of our garage and empties onto the sidewalk which come to the garage wall. I would like to run the downspout down through the sidewalk, under the sidewalk and out into the yard with a bubbler at the end. How do we go about that?
  6. Building & Construction
    :( Can anyone tell me how to stop the effects of deicing salt on my driveway and pavement? cracking and scaling, which is also called spalling; and a disintegration of the concrete? It's a mess. The more I try to clean it up the worse it gets. :eek: I've tried hosing it but it just pulls up...
  7. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I have 2 WalkMaker concrete forms (maybe the cobbled pattern) -- can someone help me with instructions? I want to make a short walkway to my birfeeder but mostly to use them individually to stack around my trees for containing flower beds.
  8. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hi Folks, I purchased a house last year with a sidewalk along the side to the back (where there is a walk up basement). Unfortunately, the sidewalk was laid too high above the foundation next to the brick vaneer and it cracked and sunken towards the house. I was told by my neighbor that this...
  9. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    We have a concrete sidewalk that the 'finishers' did not feel needed a good brooming - we live where we got 88+ inches of snow this year. This sidewalk is just too smooth and my husband is threatening to tear it up and redo it. I want to first investigate if there is an alternative way to...
  10. Tiling, ceramics, marble
    I live in southern CT (i.e., hot summers and relatively cold winters). Previous owners of our house installed a granite sidewalk ("rough" side facing upwards). In the span of < 6 years since the house was built much of the grout between the granite tile and the surrounding border of Belgian...
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