How do you use quikrete?
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Similarly, you may ask, do you need to mix quikrete?
You will need 3 quarts (2.8 liters) ofwater for every 80 pounds (36.3 kilos) of Quikreteconcrete.
Additionally, can you pour new concrete over old? If done properly, new concrete can often bepoured right over an existing slab. However, if yourconcrete is relatively sound and raising its elevation a fewinches would not create problems, then you can pour newconcrete directly over the old. Well, maybe notdirectly over the old.
Just so, how long does quikrete take to cure?
Depending on the amount you use, quick-dryingQuikrete concrete can set in as little as 10 minutes, althoughthe common time for larger projects is between 20 and 40 minutes[source: Pavement Package].
How many bags of quikrete do I need?
Quikrete's Concrete Mix yield's about .15 cubicfeet for every 20 pounds of mix, so a 40-pound bag yields.30 cubic feet, 60 pounds of concrete mix yields .45 cubic feet andan 80-pound bag yields .60 cubic feet. One 50-pound bagof Quikrete Fast Setting Concrete Mix yields about .375 cubicfeet.