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Old 20-09-2017, 01:01 PM   #1
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Garage floor out of 2p coins

Maybe this is the way forward

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...-2p-coins.html
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only if you have several years to lay it
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Old 20-09-2017, 01:26 PM   #3
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and the patience of an oyster
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Old 20-09-2017, 01:51 PM   #4
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I bet cider played a big part in this lol
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Old 20-09-2017, 04:01 PM   #5
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Looks good IMO.

Would you grout it though?! all the dust and stuff will get into them joints!
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Old 20-09-2017, 04:49 PM   #6
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Looks good IMO.

Would you grout it though?! all the dust and stuff will get into them joints!
But for how long will it look good or is the young 'un consigned to a life of Brasso?

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I've seen pics of similar before it's quite common in America. I'm sure the first time I saw it that it was a bar floor.

Once they're laid I'm sure you need to put an epoxy resin or similar to seal it and IIRC the article I read previously said it was easier to maintain and would outlast traditional flooring.

My thoughts would be if you wanted to change it though it would be a right PITA to have to lift them all
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Old 20-09-2017, 05:22 PM   #9
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But for how long will it look good or is the young 'un consigned to a life of Brasso?

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Just pour coke over the floor from time to time. Good as new lol.

I suppose then the issue will be a sticky floor.. At least the coins will be nice and shiny though lol.

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Wouldn't that make the garage cold in winter and slippery?
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