When it comes to decorative concrete, most people think of driveways, floors, walls, walkways, patios, pool decks, and so on. However, if you have a unique home and you want to create an interesting space for family and friends outside, you might want to go in another direction in the form of outdoor concrete furniture.
Not only is this type of furniture beautiful, it can withstand harsh outdoor elements, it is extremely durable, and it will last virtually forever.
Faux Wood so real looking you’d never guess it’s concrete!
Outdoor concrete table with fiber optics
The great thing about concrete furniture is that you have tremendous options. Remember, all of the decorative elements that can be used on floors, countertops, driveways, walkways, and so on can also be applied to concrete furniture and tabletops. In fact, this concept can be used to enhance fireplace surrounds, fire pits, water features, and walls associated around your property.
Although the concrete furniture will be for you and your family to enjoy, you also want to consider other guests. For instance, if you entertain clients on a frequent basis, then you might want furniture that is more refined as opposed to casual. In addition, take the size of your patio into account to ensure the pieces that you want will comfortably fit. Even the architectural features of your home should play a role in your overall design choice.
When working with a professional who has experience making this kind of furniture, virtually anything is possible. That means that you can choose conventional, modern, country, or whatever style of furniture that you prefer. After choosing the pieces, you can then decide which decorative element should be applied. As part of this, you have an abundance of color, texture, and pattern options to make your new patio furniture unique and interesting.
Calgary business owner Steve at Steve’s U-Cart Concrete, (Calgary’s only concrete supplier that has the plasticizer additive already mixed in!) would love to help you with your upcoming decorative concrete project. You’ll love the strength and durability our premixed concrete will deliver to your projects.
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