Concrete Demolition Tools and Tips

Tips for a fast breakup—even if you're not a body builder

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hearing protection
  • Wheelbarrow, heavy-duty
  • Pry bar, 5 to 6-ft. long
  • Safety glasses
  • Sledgehammer, 12-lb.

You'll also need leather gloves, a mattock, bolt cutters and possibly a jackhammer.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Plastic, 6-mil.