How to fill railing footing to drain water?


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Old 04-08-21, 07:06 AM
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How to fill railing footing to drain water?

I want to scrape and paint my railing, but figured I better fix the drainage issue first.

Ideas to fill the footing so it drains?

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Old 04-08-21, 07:25 AM
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Once its dry, put in some self levelling sealant, such as Loctite PL S20.
 
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Old 04-21-21, 07:15 PM
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When dry, scrape and paint it. After the paint is dry, apply painters tape in a square and use a polyurethane caulk, fill the hole and create a little mountain (taper) up the post. Now get some plastic post base covers and install them to make it look pretty
 
 

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