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I have a foundation that I am trying to get back into shape. I just wire brushed/scraped, power washed and dug out/filled in cracks using Quikrete vinyl concrete patch. I want to paint it now.

I would use a masonary primer and then a masonry paint like this. I want to know if I have to wait a certain amount of time to prime and paint. I've seen on some sites that fresh concrete should never be painted as the alkaline nature will "turn the paint to soap". I don't know if the Quikrete vinyl concrete patch is the same as concrete with alkalinity. How should I proceed?

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I would not deviate from the directions on the Quikcrete packaging, their website/FAQ or customer support phone number. – mike Sep 29 '13 at 2:42
This is very product specific advice. These are generally considered off topic as per the faq. The best answer is to follow manufacture recommendations. – The Evil Greebo Sep 29 '13 at 12:49

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