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10 Things You Must Know About Sidewalks

Use these tips to get your sidewalk closer to perfect.

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Photo 3 of 10Screed out the guesswork.

Tip #3(3 of 10)

If you're not experienced with concrete, you may want to run a 2-by-4 across the top of the form to level it off. Use a wood screed, simply a piece of 2-by-4 that rests across the top of the form, wiggling it so it levels and fills the form perfectly.

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