Original post : Thu Oct 16 2014 19:22:00 GMT+0100 (GMT)
How to Repair a Pothole with Ultracrete Pothole Repair
Repairing an unsightly or dangerous pothole in your drive or car park is quite simple and well within the ability of even the inexperienced DIYer. You can purchase everything you need to repair your pothole at our webshop.
Ensure that the pothole is free of loose material or standing water. Loose pieces of tarmac, stones and other debris should be removed with a brush.
Standing water should be soaked up with a cloth or sponge.
Spray a good coat SCI cold joint sealer to the pothole surface and edges. This helps the Ultracrete to stick properly to the surface and acts as a waterproofer to protect the repair from further water ingress.
Pour Ultracrete Permanent Pothole repair into the pothole and spread it evenly ensuring that the hole is completely filled and the material stands proud of the surrounding surface by about an inch and a half or 4-5cm.
Tamp down the Ultracrete using a tamper until it is firm and level with the surrounding surface.
It's as easy as that!
With a little perparation and care you should be able to achieve a very good repair but if you have any questions or want further advice please contact us.
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