I have a 60 year old home with poured concrete basement walls, still bare.
I used to have minor water issues but I did major regrading and gutter extending 2 years ago and haven't had any issues since.
I'm trying to make my basement a little nicer looking and I'm searching for an effective and reasonably priced paint for bare concrete. Preferably something that can be sprayed.
I was considering drylok extreme, not because I need waterproofing, but because it is priced reasonably well ($140/5gal) and is designed to go on concrete. Also I know the waterproofing claims are dubious at best, but I figure If I ever did get a little water again in extreme circumstances, It may survive better than regular paint.
You don't really need anything special for bare concrete walls. Any quality Satin latex will work just fine, 2 coats. Drylock is really a waste of time. Yes, it will halt MINOR migrations of water, but that's not saying much.
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