Outdoor Living Design Ideas
Behind-the-Scenes Info and Photos of Outrageous Concrete Creations
Decorative concrete contractors around the country have sent us awesome pictures and stories about unique jobs they've been doing. Read about them here to get ideas for your decorative concrete project. Find out how the projects were designed and created, what techniques and products were used, and any special challenges that were overcome during construction.
Concrete Patio and Fire Pit Replicate Travertine from Allen Ortiz, Allen Decorative Concrete, Escondido, Calif.
Concrete and Tile Transform a Backyard Patio from Mike Davidson, Opus Stone, Tustin, Calif.
All Fired Up from Mike Pastelak, Homcrete Inc., El Paso, Texas
Precast Concrete Fire Bowls Add Dramatic ‘Flare’ from C.S.W. Creations, Katy, Texas
Contractor’s flare for outdoor fire feature design ignites a new business from Living Stone Concrete Design, Oakdale, Minn.
Contractor Uses Decorative Aggregate and Stone to Transform a Concrete Patio from Visions Below, Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Concrete Goes Back to the Ranch from Robert Salinas, Stamped Artistry, Pasadena, Texas
Concrete Countertops Used in Ultimate Outdoor Living Space from Concrete-N-Counters in Tampa, FL
Concrete Walls and Pathways Unite to Create the Perfect Garden from Victor Amador
Artisanal Concrete Planters and Pots from Mary Martha Collins and Hart Concrete Design in California
Concrete Pool Tables Are the Latest Craze in Outdoor Recreation from Concrete Atelier, New York.
Creating Backyard Adventures with Concrete, from The Green Scene in Chatsworth, CA.
Michael Rogers Studios Displays Stunning Outdoor Living Areas at the 2006 Portland Street of Dreams
Concrete Ties in all the Elements to Complete this Backyard, Submitted by Tom Ralston Concrete
Dabbling with Concrete Gives Civil Engineer the Inspiration to Change Careers. Submitted by Designer Concrete Restoration & Enhancement
Complete Outdoor Kitchen Turns a Backyard into a Great Place to Entertain, From Century 22 Creations.
Stamped and Colored Firepit Enhances Backyard's Atmosphere from Concrete Impressions in Richland, MI.