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Sylvester

08:01AM | 06/15/05
Member Since: 06/14/05
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My house's six foot high stone and masonry foundation is four feet thick! There is a repair, a cinder block and brick filled basement door entrance on the most visible side of the house. I want to skim coat this six by six foot area with either mortar or cement and lay in some thin pieces of fieldstone to copy the rest of the stone and masonry foundation. I need to do just a thin coat of stuff and then mount the stone randomly so that its even with the rest of the foundation and does not stick out. Can anyone recommend the material I should use to mount the thin slices of fieldstone? Should I use mortar or cement or both? Should I put adhesive in it? It will need to be waterproof. Any ideas out there about this?

Thanks for any info! Syl


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