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How to Stamp a Concrete Porch Floor (page 1 of 2)

Rock Solid hosts Derek Stearns and Dean Marsico show how to use overlay and a pattern stamp to rework a cracked and peeling concrete porch floor. The result is a stylish porch surface resembling slate at a fraction of the cost.

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Materials

  • muriatic acid
  • ammonia
  • hoses
  • painter's tape
  • rubbing stone
  • string
  • newspaper
  • Thin Finish
  • Texture Pave
  • release agent
  • ultra-stone stain
  • concentrated solvent sealer
  • xylene

Tools

  • diamond blade grinder
  • shop vacuum
  • pressure washer
  • push broom
  • plastic squeegee
  • 5-gallon bucket
  • measuring tape
  • straightedge
  • paint roller
  • dust mask
  • safety goggles
  • gloves
  • polyurethane stamp
  • heavy-duty grinder
  • gauge rake
  • heavy-duty mixing drill with paddle
  • measuring containers
  • carbide-tipped tile scribe
  • spray pump with fan tip

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