2-3 INCH gaps between new brick coping & concrete pool deck

HSlayJune 23, 2012

I just had the coping around my pool replaced and there are 2-3" wide gaps between the coping and the concrete pool deck! I live in Michigan. What is the best way to fill these voids? backer rod & a self-leveling caulk or a mastic-type material? Please help!

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3 inches? thats enough for a child foot to slip into.

Was this bad workmanship? My pool has a 1/2 inch gap, and they used mastic.

    Bookmark   June 23, 2012 at 4:30PM
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Show us a pic please. That sounds like they used the wrong size coping.


    Bookmark   June 24, 2012 at 5:47AM
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