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Old March 18th, 2012, 08:50 PM   #1
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Default concrete disposal in/near Grand Rapids

After I finish up the current project, I want to tear out the cement patio and replace it with some nice pavers and a fire pit. The problem is figuring out what to do with the old concrete. Anyone have any great ideas on how to dispose of about 800 square feet of concrete?
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Old March 18th, 2012, 08:52 PM   #2
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make a small offroad park in your yard?
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Old March 18th, 2012, 09:53 PM   #3
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It can go in my feild if theres no metal sticking out of it, which im assuming there wont be? I need new things to climb on
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Old March 18th, 2012, 11:31 PM   #4
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I know of a gravel pit that may take it,but jeep jumper has a better idea.One way or another,I hope to drive on it someday.
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Old March 19th, 2012, 05:17 AM   #5
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take it to the landfill... Pitsch has that huge broken concrete pile on 96 and the river there.
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Old March 19th, 2012, 07:21 AM   #6
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We used to take broken concrete to a place in Holland on Chicago Dr. just west of LKQ (U-Wrench-It) on the North side of the road. Not sure I have ever seen a name or sign out of what the place is called though.
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Old March 19th, 2012, 07:24 AM   #7
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Hide it under a load of scrap metal and take it to the recycler.
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I thought this was gunna be a which trail to dump it in thread...I'm bummed.
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Old March 19th, 2012, 01:41 PM   #9
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Well after some new data, it seems there is only 300, not 800 sq feet. Whoops, overestimate of the week :)

I'll see what type of rebar is sticking out of it once I pull it up and let you know Jeepjumper. Thanks for the other ideas as well.





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Old March 19th, 2012, 03:17 PM   #10
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Toss it in the river
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Old March 19th, 2012, 03:25 PM   #11
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does it have rebar in it? Some excavating companies will take it, crush it and use it for base on driveways/fill.
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Bring me a case of beer and you can dump it in my jeep playground if you don't find anywhere else. As long as there is no rebar.
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Old March 19th, 2012, 10:27 PM   #13
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We used to take broken concrete to a place in Holland on Chicago Dr. just west of LKQ (U-Wrench-It) on the North side of the road. Not sure I have ever seen a name or sign out of what the place is called though.
Brewers recycling, you can just swing in there when ever and toss it out on the pile, no rebar though.
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Old March 20th, 2012, 02:03 AM   #14
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my buddy is near Dorr and looking for some broken concrete to build obstacles for his rc crawler.... he'll take it all ...
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