How much should I charge to patch holes and cracks in basement walls?

I am renting a very old house. The basement has cracks and holes in the concrete walls. I want to offer to patch the walls, but do not know how much to ask be taken off rent. I am not a professional but I know that sealing these cracks and holes will prevent some water damage.

Asked By: melzjane - 9/8/2009
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This is not a DIY job. Cracks in concrete foundation walls that allow the entry of water generally have to be patched from the outside of the wall. If it's below grade level, that means excavating the area to get access to the exterior surface of the wall... More
Answered By: Bostonian In MO - 9/8/2009
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I am not trying to rain on your parade, but you could patch the holes and cracks and get paid 20 dollars an hour. What if it rains and your patches don't hold? Are you willing to take that responsibility... More
Answered By: rich under construction - 9/8/2009
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