Learn how to repair a leaking concrete fountain. Find out how epoxy paint can be used to fix a leak from a concrete garden fountain.
LESLIE: Ramona in Wisconsin is getting ready to enjoy the outdoor space. What can we help you with?
RAMONA: We’ve got an outside fountain and it comes in sections and the part where the water is …
RAMONA: … is leaking right now but I – we can see – I’ve sealed it before.
TOM: What are you sealing it with, Ramona?
RAMONA: I sealed it with that liquid cement  …
RAMONA: … and it did just fine for a couple years.
TOM: OK, so you want to stop this from leaking.
TOM: I think what you’re going to need here is an epoxy paint .
LESLIE: And you can get it in a gray tone if you’re dealing with a natural gray, concrete-looking fountain. So you can have it in a neutral-looking tone so it doesn’t look as if you’ve painted it.
RAMONA: OK, thank you very much.
TOM: You’re welcome, Ramona. Thanks so much for calling us at 888-MONEY-PIT.