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tigerstriper

08:53AM | 08/28/02
Member Since: 08/27/02
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hi,
I'm wondering if I can get some advice on how to go about levelling my concrete basement floor? We will be finishing the area into a family room... and having 2 sump pumps installed. Therefore, we do not need the old drain in the middle of the floor (don't even know if it works?) and need to level the floor, where it slopes downward toward the drain. Should we "roughen" the existing floor, which is old, smooth concrete, and how do we do that over a large area? Also, what kind of concrete to use to level the area? We don't want our furniture sitting crooked, and there will be French doors installed in a spot right near the existing drain. We will be installing carpet over the concrete floor. Thanks!!
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