Pouring and Finishing a Concrete Slab

Using a wood float to smooth surface of concrete slab

Step 10: Float Concrete Smooth

Once the concrete has lost its sheen, smooth the concrete surface using a wood float in an arching motion.

NOTE: Use a stiff-bristle broom to create a non-slip broom finish, with all broom strokes made in the same direction.

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Pouring and Finishing a Concrete Slab