What would you do with this damaged concrete eyesore?
This eyesore got here at the back of my home. I desperately need it gone, which is the place I’m in search of recommendation.
It’s a 8’ x 31’ x 4” concrete pad, positioned upon a fringe of blocks, and seemingly stuffed with filth beneath (or perhaps principally nothing now, given the way it proved to be in sufficiently supported)
You possibly can see within the pictures how it’s cracked and warped. The center of the pad is almost a foot low from the place it initially was set.
My choices as I initially noticed them:
– construct a wooden deck over prime of this factor, protecting it up. Not an amazing choice aside from comfort, as it could nonetheless be seen and would depart me little room on prime, underneath the door body and so forth
– attempt to salvage this factor, comparable to redoing concrete on prime of this. Unhealthy thought throughout, as it might in all probability crack once more and can be including onto a multitude
– take away this factor and begin contemporary.
If anyone else sees different choices, lmk. For now I’m making an attempt to plan to get the factor eliminated, however I’m realizing that I’m going to be in at the very least a grand simply getting the 6-8 tons of concrete out of there by way of a roll-off rental. I’ve a contact with a big dump truck however I don’t know if disposing of it manually can be any extra sensible.
I think about I’ll go along with a easy wooden deck as soon as that is out, however I haven’t gotten to plan that far but.
I’m simply checking to see if I’m overlooking any choices on account of having stared this downside down for therefore lengthy. If anybody has options or concepts for eradicating this factor or for what I ought to do when it’s gone , let me know. Thanks!