How to Fix Sidewalks That Are Chipped and Pitted

Roll down your sleeves and put on a dust mask. Making a durable patch is a dusty, grimy affair.

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Hammer
  • Circular saw
  • Cold chisel
  • Dust mask
  • Hearing protection
  • Safety glasses
  • Shop vacuum

You will also need a 2lb. maul, wood float, sponge float, edging tool, broom and a masonry blade.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Concrete mix
  • Sand mix
  • Acrylic fortifier