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How to Raise the Height of a Concrete Slab for Tiling

Melissa asks, “How can I make a concrete slab 1/4" higher so it will be the same height as floor in an adjoining room?”

Apply a thin layer of floor leveling compound to make up the difference in height. Read on to find out more.
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Resurfacing a Concrete Slab

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Watch this step-by-step slideshow to find out how to resurface an existing concrete slab on your home, such as a driveway or patio.

Homefront Radio Show for August 13, 2011

Listen to and read about the August 13, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Homefront Radio Show for August 6, 2011

Listen to and read about the August 6, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Building a Pathway with QUIKRETE Walkmaker

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A garden pathway makes a beautiful addition to your yard, but laying one from stone or brick can take a lot of work. Watch this slideshow to see how to pour your own concrete walkway using the Quikrete Walkmaker® form, to achieve the look and feel of stone or brick.

Homefront Radio Show for July 30, 2011

Listen to and read about the July 30, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.
Applying surface-bonding cement to a dry stacked concrete block wall

Build a Concrete Block Wall the Easy Way with QUIKRETE Quikwall

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If the thought of building a block-and-mortar wall for your yard seems daunting, there’s an easier solution thanks to QUIKRETE Quikwall. Read on to find out more.

Homefront Radio Show for July 23, 2011

Listen to and read about the July 23, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.

Homefront Radio Show for July 16, 2011

Listen to and read about the July 16, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.