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Anyone have any ideas on how to do so? Tried powerwashing......didn't touch it. The driveway is rough concrete....

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2 guesses; read: I have no idea but...

I've used citrus cleaner on ski wax and it worked to soften the wax; it may or may not work on beeswax.

Second idea; wet down the driveway; this should stop the wax from sticking and pour boiling water on the wax. I'm guessing the boiling water may be enough to raise the wax and the water on the driveway should keep it from resticking.

You could always try one of those weed flame throwers to liquefy the wax but I have no idea what it might do to the wax.
 

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I got the same here....Im too lazy to do anything about it...I scrap as much off the concrete as possible. I think the wax melts into the porous concrete becoming "permenantly" imbedded. Looks like old gum on a city street after a while.

Google gum remover machine, its like a steam cleaner, maybe a similar approach will work.
 

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Are you using a gas pressure washer? Or an electric one?

An electric pressure washer is a joke, the good gas ones will cut grooves into the concrete or take off a finger if you hold them too close...the heated ones are even better.

Pour muriatic acid (from the pool section) on the stains, then hit them with the pressure washer. If that doesn't do it, mix oxyclean maybe 50/50 with water and let it soak on the stain for an hour.

If that doesn't work just repave the driveway....
 

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A guy I pollinate for has a portable hotsy pressure washer that I have borrowed on occasion. It burns kerosene for the heat and works great for removing wax, propolis, oil, grease, paint, etc. from cement. If its a big mess I, personally, would rent one or borrow one :thumbsup:
 

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Coat the whole **** driveway in bees wax??? It may be a little slippery when it rains though... Does it rain much in your neck of the woods?
 

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Pavement sealers and tennis court sealers. My wife worked in a product testing Lab where asphalt and concrete sealers were produced. You might be right, but you might be wrong.

Is this really bothering you? The wax that is?
 

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Requeen. :lpf: Oh, I'm sorry. She probably lets you stay there w/her, right? Go to Loew's and find some sealer. (Is Loew's possessive? By itself, what does "Loew's" mean?)
 
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