Anybody know how to remove fresh concrete stain job?

I just stained my concrete front porch and realized after the fact that I really think it is too dark. I got a pewter color by Rustoleum and did the blend with 2 other colors for a stone look. Person at the store said to use the Etching solution but not sure it will remove it. Anybody with some experience of this pretty big screw up? Thanks......

Asked By: Ladie - 5/19/2009
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Hmmm... That's a good one, how long has it been on? you might try a high (5000psi) high pressure washer, or muriatic acid. The thing I wonder about the acid, will it remove so much of the cement in the concrete and expose the aggregate. I would try the pressure washer first, even if it meant renting it for an hour to... More
Answered By: Rob G - 5/20/2009
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you might try acid washing it... try it on an area thats hidden, it will lighten it... one part muratic acid to 3 parts water or even one to eight to start with... do check on acid washing, cause there are precautions... and wet the entire area before applying the acid wash... wash off within 1 to 3 minutes... you... More
Answered By: prop4u - 5/19/2009
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