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Any cement finishers out there?

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by 1MajorTom, Oct 30, 2002.

  1. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    Not sure what forum I should place this in, and if it is applicable here, but here goes....

    For concrete work.
    What would give a cleaner finished appearance?

    White arrowhead expansion joints, saw cuts, or notched in by trowel?
    This will be for a sidewalk surrounding an inground pool.
    Sidewalk will be 36 inches wide.

    Thoughts from those that have used either methods are appreciated.
     
  2. Heller Landscaping

    Heller Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 204

    Notch it with proper expansion groove joint trowel.:)
     
  3. PAPS

    PAPS LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 404

    yea... def. joint trowel
     
  4. Guido

    Guido LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,087

    I would either cut and seal them or use a joiner. Joiner is the quicker route. I don't like the plastic joints for around the pool just in case they raise up a little, you'll start stubbing toes.
     

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