Return to the Home Repair Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Repairing a hole in a concrete wall

Posted by Eric212NYC (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 9, 11 at 23:27

Hello,

Recently I had a new garage door installed. During the installation they had to chip a piece of concrete to fit the 2 x 4 wood framing. As a result I now have a 2 to 3 inch wide hole that is about 8 inches in height. The depth of the hole is about 3 inches. What is the best way to fill this hole?

From inside the garage I can see light coming in so the hole goes straight through. Went to Home Depot and they suggested using quikcrete to patch the hole followed by sand quikcrete mix to finish the outer portion.

Would post a picture but I don't see any link to upload.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Eric


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Repairing a hole in a concrete wall

Here's an interesting article:

Here is a link that might be useful: hole repair-expanding


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Home Repair Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here