Repairing crumbling cement walls is accomplished through a process known as pargeting. Pargeting involves covering the crumbling wall with a layer of plaster. The new plaster layer not only gives the wall a smoother, cle... More »

Ardex All-Purpose Concrete Resurfacer, Sakrete Flo-Coat Concrete Resurfacer and Quikrete Concrete Resurfacer are three products recommended for resurfacing driveways, walkways and other concrete slabs. All of these concr... More »

Experts often use epoxy for concrete repairs, especially if the repair needs to fix the concrete's structural integrity. For non-structural repairs, experts sometimes use polyurethane foams. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

To repair crumbling basement walls, remove the old mortar, clean the walls with a wire brush and repair with new mortar. The type of mortar used is dependent on the type of stone used in the wall as well as the condition... More »

Repair cracked or broken cement roofing tiles by cleaning the crack carefully and filling it with silicone caulk or roofing repair cement. Such repairs are usually easier than replacing the damaged tile. When working on ... More »

Tips for shed roof repair include cleaning the roof before starting repairs, avoiding any depressions that hold water, replacing any damaged materials, and applying patches instead of roofing cement alone. Most shed roof... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Repair damage to stucco walls to prevent additional water damage. The process requires several days to provide curing time between layers. The job requires a masonry chisel, trowel, a wire brush, a spray bottle and a stu... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance