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Old 05-16-2013, 11:32 AM   #29
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How to Acid Wash a Garage Floor

Yep. Check it out. Cleans all the crap off the floor...paint, stains, etc
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Old 05-16-2013, 11:33 AM   #30
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I may have seen something that may have been a next gen SUV, but I may have been dreaming.
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Great looking garage! The hard work now is keeping it from getting cluttered up...

And great product placement wearing the Camaro5 tshirt!
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Nice job! Lookin' good.
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Old 05-16-2013, 01:15 PM   #33
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Muriatic acid (also called hydrochloric acid) is one of the most dangerous chemicals available for amateur use in the home. It is not a primary solution cleaning product, but rather a last-resort for removing stubborn stains on badly discolored concrete. When acid washing your garage, be sure to exactly follow the product instructions based on the specific brand and strength of muriatic acid you purchase.


Yeah I think I'll start with something a bit less...uhhh... fatal?
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:55 PM   #34
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Garage turned out great TAG. Will say I think you needed just 1 more bracket on them old shelves. Dont think you had enough.


Like I said, I had a BUNCH of weight on those shelves...they were holding all they could.
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Pass on the Tahoe, but thanks.

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Great looking garage! The hard work now is keeping it from getting cluttered up...

And great product placement wearing the Camaro5 tshirt!


When you are the "shirt dealer" ....



(that was actually not intended, but we laughed about it too)
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Yeah I think I'll start with something a bit less...uhhh... fatal?


Nahhhh....it's just a little bit o' acid.

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Old 05-19-2013, 07:33 AM   #35
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Nice job Tag, glad to see you got the family involved in helping out
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:44 AM   #38
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I still need to get on the doing the garage floor...no time. But hopefully within the next couple weeks.
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Tag, I'm hoping you'll give us lots of details when you start on the floor. I've done some spot treating with Simple Green but it only really removes surface goo, and the stains remain. My floor isn't sealed so I think that's why I'm not seeing very good results. I may have to go the same route you do with the muratic acid wash and then seal, so I'll be watching your thread with great interest. Thanks man.
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Old 05-27-2013, 10:51 PM   #40
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I'll post up some details. My floor is HORRIBLE...extremely dirty. There's stuff of all sorts on the concrete so I don't know just how well all the acid wash will work. But, we'll give it a go!
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Old 06-17-2013, 04:27 PM   #41
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I've had a little experience with floor coatings. They are great but, unless you get the concrete PERFECTLY clean, you may have issues with peeling on whatever coating you put down. Have you looked into a rubberized tile? I don't know what the cost difference is but going through all that surface prep only to have the coating peel up really sucks.

Just something to consider. Your garage looks great!
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Old 06-17-2013, 05:06 PM   #42
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I'v never used it but a lot of people on here have used it every where on their cars. I believe it's called plasti=dip.
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