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To repair cracks in concrete floors, chip the crack into an inverted V shape, clean it using a brush, apply bonding adhesive on the crack's sides, and fill it with a patching compound. Apply the compound over the crack, ... More »

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Thoroughly clean and smooth a concrete floor before applying paint. Make sure no water is seeping into the concrete, and use appropriate painting materials. Begin by sweeping the concrete floor, then sponging or mopping ... More »

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You can repair simple cracks and pitting on a concrete garage floor by using a resurfacer. Larger damaged areas might require removing concrete and patching the floor first. Before repairing the floor, it's important to ... More »

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To repair cracks in a drywall, cut out an outline to the depth of the crack on both sides of the crack, fill the crack with an all-purpose joint compound, and allow the compound to dry. Sand and paint the surface to comp... More »

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To repair concrete driveway cracks, clean the crack, fill the crack using textured caulk or pourable grout, and allow it to dry. After the crack is repaired, apply a concrete sealer to help keep water out and prevent fut... More »

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The method of repairing a concrete porch depends on the type of damage; for example, repair narrow cracks using vinyl concrete repair patch. The material comes in tubes that fit caulking guns. Clean the crack, make sure ... More »

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To repair a crack in concrete, simply clean the crack by removing excess pieces, and dust with both a chisel and a broom before applying patching compound to the area. You need a cold chisel, a hammer, a concrete trowel ... More »

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