Outdoor Concrete Style Palettes
Download these design sheets for ideas on using concrete as part of a modern, old-world, rustic, traditional or tropical outdoor design scheme. Get inspiration for patios, pool decks, outdoor countertops, fire features and more. Plus see colors and textures that work well with each style.
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Traditionally, the favorite hangouts in the home have been the kitchen and family room. But today, the backyard is taking over as the favorite gathering space for cooking, entertaining and relaxation. More homeowners are bringing all the comforts of their indoor rooms to the outside by creating multipurpose outdoor living spaces that function as inviting extensions of their home.
Thanks to its versatility and ability to withstand all types of weather, decorative concrete is expanding the possibilities of outdoor living. Concrete can be used to build nearly every structural element of an outdoor room, including patios and pool decks, countertops and sinks, pizza ovens and fireplaces, built-in seating, architectural accents and water features. What's more, decorative concrete permits homeowners to match the colors, textures and styles of the elements inside their homes and create seamless visual transitions.
Check out these ideas for using concrete to design and build an outdoor room that enhances the beauty and usability of your home and brings style to your outdoor entertaining.