Portland Cement Problems After Skim Coating A Patio Slab

Let's Learn About the Right vs. Wrong Way to Resurface Existing Concrete Patio Surfaces I received this email from Trisha asking me: I have encountered a problem on my patio. After much research your website was the only one that made it clear there was a difference between concrete and cement. We have a slab in our back yard (like a river rock … [Read more...]

Concrete Reacts Differently With Various Metals

Be Aware Of How Portland Cement Or Mortar In Your Recipe Will React To Various Metals I received a question from a crafter who had read my post about using hypertufa to skim coat vertical walls. She has a metal shed that she'd like to use the technqiue on and wondered if it would work in her situation. I told her I'd found and saved some … [Read more...]