upstair balcony floor cracks

mannadiarsApril 21, 2012

Hi..I have a 20X15 2nd floor balcony/ terrace area (concrete floor). I see cracks and when ever it rains I see the leaks downstairs. What is the best way to remediate this?

I am thinking of putting porcelain on top of the cement. Please let me know the expert thoughts. I am in Fl.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
glennsfc

I think the cheap fix would be a urethane caulk/seal product extruded into the crack.

Were you to put porcelain on top of the cement, you would have to address the crack issue and design a floor system that would provide for water drainage.

    Bookmark   April 21, 2012 at 11:30PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Marble floor in a high traffic area?
I was planning to purchase marble for the floor in...
lucik77
Somerset Country Hardwood Made in China
After ordering 1650 sf of Somerset Country hardwood,...
blondie859111
Filler in travertine marble tiles is coming out causing pitting
We put travertine marble throughout our house. We were...
caribbeancupcake
Black Walnut Grades
Hi all! Could someone tell me if these two pictures...
luciole
Floor sanding/screening question
I just purchased my first home and decided to get the...
berlinswing
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™