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How to build a concrete countertop

Follow these simple steps to build a long-lasting and beautiful countertop

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Concrete counter: Prepare sand mix

Step 10: Prepare sand mix

10) Prepare basic sand mix (1 part cement, 2 parts sand, approximately ½ part water) or a bagged sand mix. With a putty knife, take a little of the prepared mix and press it down into seams covered with mesh. By hand, pack more of the mixture into the edge form. Work quickly to fill the rest of the form halfway.

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