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tl5150

08:34AM | 09/29/04
Member Since: 09/28/04
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Greetings all. Just have a question about slab repair. I have part of a slab that is outside my garage that has sunken and cracked- the section measures 4' L x 1 1/2 ' W. My question is could I take the old slab off, fill in the part where water has caried the dirt away , put the old slab back and fill in any remaining cracks with cement? Or would it be better to just pour a whole new slab? . Thanks all.

Glenn Good

07:37PM | 10/02/04
Member Since: 09/10/03
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Remove the slab, fill in the hole with crushed stone, and pour a new slab.

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tl5150

12:21PM | 10/08/04
Member Since: 09/28/04
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Thanks for the info- will do what you suggest.
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