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DIY Concrete House Numbers using SikaQuick® Patch

Posted by Sika Expert
July 25, 2019
Time: 2 Hours
Skill Level: Beginner
Estimated Cost: $44

How to upgrade your house numbers using SikaQuick® Patch

Supplies & Tools

  • Number Molds
  • 10 oz. Caulk Gun
  • Safety Gloves
  • Scissors
  • 10 oz. Cartridge SikaBond Construction Adhesive (1)
  • SikaQuick Patch (2)
  • Acrylic Craft Paint (optional)

Preparation

DIY Concrete House Numbers using SikaQuick Patch & SikaBond Adhesive

Step 1: Roll & Mix

Roll SikaQuick Patch until middle seal breaks. Mix thoroughly by shaking the pouch back-and-forth for 20 seconds or until all clumps are gone. 

DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch
DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch roll

Step 2: Cut & Pour

Cut the pouch at a corner with a pair of scissors and pour contents into the number molds.

DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch cutting
DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch pouring

Step 3: Curing

Allow molds to cure for at least 30 minutes to 1 hour (depending on depth). 

SikaQuick Patch
SikaQuick Patch

Step 4: Applying Adhesive

Once concrete molds are fully cured, simply pop them out and apply SikaBond Construction Adhesive to the back. Adhere to the desired location and press firmly until the molds stay in place.

DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch SikaBond
DIY Concrete House Numbers with SikaQuick Patch SikaBond
Depending on slope, you may need to brace the concrete molds for several minutes.

Before & After

SikaBond Construction Adhesive
SikaBond Construction Adhesive
Use an acrylic white paint to help house numbers stand out.