scratch marks on a concrete driveway

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by capt.craig, Mar 12, 2004.

  1. capt.craig

    capt.craig LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    I bought a new back plow this winter and had to use the down pressure several times because of ice build up,consequently marking a cement driveway.more like scratches not gouges. any ideas on how to remove the scratches? thanks craig
  2. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Messages: 4,205

    If they are just scratches and not gouges they should discolor and blend in with the rest of the concrete pretty quickly.
  3. capt.craig

    capt.craig LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    Ya I thought that would happen but i was tring to please the customer and see if something could be done sooner . thanks craig
  4. jajwrigh

    jajwrigh LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Martinsville, IN
    Messages: 1,405

    I have some of those on our front steps from shoveling this winter and I was wondering the same thing. I really hope they go away!
  5. olderthandirt

    olderthandirt LawnSite Platinum Member
    from here
    Messages: 4,899

    They make an epoxy you can buy in most concrete store/plants that are made for this purpose. Caught drive with harley rake and left deep scratches. Ins. co. told me how to fix them since home owner were going to sue for a whole new drive. works great and if you need some dye to match they have that also.
    Saved me a claim and cost all of $12 with a little dye, sent the pic. to Ins. Co. for legal purpose but you can't see anything.

  6. capt.craig

    capt.craig LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    thanks Mac Ill try to get some , do you remember the brand name?

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