Cracked and sunken garage floor

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Old 07-19-00, 11:22 AM
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I have an attatched garage. The floor has sunk all the way around an average of 2-3 inches. There are cracks in the floor where the floor has sunk different distances. I know the best answer to this is to have the floor torn up and a new one poured, but until I can afford this, any suggestions as to what to do?
 
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Old 07-19-00, 02:30 PM
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It sounds like the dirt under the floor was not compacted before the floor was poured. There is a process called mudjacking where grout is injected under the concrete to raise the concrete. It is a professionals job to do this. Other than this the only suggestion I haveis to caulk the cracks with a good caulk designed for concrete. Check at your home store.
 
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