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cdenning

01:44PM | 04/11/05
Member Since: 04/10/05
1 lifetime posts
I have one side and the back of our house that has exposed cinderblock for the basement. I want something to cover this, what is the best way to do this? I want something that would make the walls jsut look smooth

billybatz

12:51PM | 04/12/05
Member Since: 04/03/04
30 lifetime posts
You might find something for that at www.thefauxfactory.com

PaverPro

07:24PM | 04/26/05
Member Since: 03/09/04
32 lifetime posts
Hello cdenning,

I've seen this done a million times with the same result. If you apply a scratchcoat or a stucco to your foundation walls, I can assure you that the chances of the coat cracking where the block joints are is very good. If your problem is aesthetic instead of texture, consider a thick coat of a gray concrete stain to obtain uniformity. If your probelem is the texture of the joints, then consider applying a natural or faux stone, which can be costly.

George Nicula

Brickways, LLC

www.brickways.com


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