How To Remove A Concrete Slab - DIY At Bunnings

How To Remove A Concrete Slab - DIY At Bunnings

Removing a concrete slab doesn't have to be difficult, watch this video to see how...

Video Transcript

We are smashing out a big slab today. The principles are always the same. You always make sure you wear your safety gear and make sure you got the right tools for the job. We've got our great big jackhammer here. A crowbar is always very important when you're moving heavy blocks of concrete. These big fellas here, just to smash it up. Skip in also at

the front, which we need to load up full of concrete. There's limitations involved with the weight and the skip. So, it's very, very important that you know what the limitations are. Wheelbarrow, shovels, obviously a broom to clean up when you've finished. We got an angle grinder also here. This little fella. We will have steel reinforcement underneath this slab that needs to be cut. Really big job. So,

number one to remember, or to think of, is make sure it's non-structural. Alright, let's get started. We're gonna use the big fella and the reason being, it's a fairly big job. Always very, very important, make sure you check with your local authorities that you don't have any utilities underneath your slab. And, of course, always starting right in the corner to make your concrete bits a lot more manageable

to cut away. When you're doing this, always run it in a grid pattern. It makes it a lot easier for manageable parts of concrete to cut off. So, always start on the edge and run across in a grid pattern. Now, I've done that small section. I'm going to get my angle grinder out and...

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How To Remove A Concrete Slab - DIY At BunningsRemoving a concrete slab doesn't have to be difficult, watch this video to see how...Video TranscriptWe are smashing out a big slab today. The principles are always the same. You always make sure you wear your safety gear and make sure you got the right tools for the job. We've got our great big jackhammer here....