U.S. Cold Patch is a quick, safe and permanent way for homeowners to fix potholes and cracks in driveways. Available in easy-to-manage 50 lb bags from The Home Depot and local hardware stores. See where to buy U.S. Cold Patch. U.S. Cold Patch cures through compaction rather than evaporation of harsh petroleum distillates. The product does not create a sticky mess. It has the consistency of potting soil. To use simply remove loose material from the pothole and then fill with U.S. Cold Patch and tamp or drive over with a vehicle tire.