Stamped Concrete Patio & Decorative Decks
Create a beautiful, personalized and long lasting entertainment space with stamped concrete patio and decorative decks. Many homeowners find stamped concrete desirable for its beauty and ability to increase curb appeal. It’s also affordable compared to using natural stone or other paving methods, making it a cost-effective way of enhancing your outdoor space. Opting for a stamped concrete patio can easily increase your home’s value at a fraction of the cost.
Secondly, stamped concrete is versatile. You have an almost infinite amount of patterns and color combinations to choose from. Many homeowners get inspiration from their existing landscape or exterior and choose patterns and colors that go together.
Best of all, stamped concrete patios and decks are durable and low-maintenance compared to other products. This can lead to savings over its lifetime.
Our stamped concrete patio installers can deliver a high-quality and elegant looking patio that will grace your yard for many years to come. Using premium materials and skilled manpower, you will get a surface that is customizable and well constructed so that you can entertain, grill or relax to your heart’s content.
When it comes to paving materials, stamped concrete patio companies and homeowners have many options to choose from. They can opt for natural stone or go for pavers which are also popular choices for patio flooring.
However, installing a stamped concrete patio can be more beneficial to homeowners compared to these building materials. Here are reasons why you should consider stamped concrete for your patio flooring.
Stamped concrete is more economical to install compared to natural stone, bricks or pavers. This is because concrete is more affordable than these materials. Secondly, the cost of stamping concrete is lower compared to stone and brick. While concrete still requires professional installation to achieve a flawless finish, it requires less preparation and specialized equipment.
Stamped concrete patio designs require very little maintenance on the part of the homeowner. Compared to other paving materials that require constant attention, concrete can last many years with minimal maintenance.
For example, your concrete patio will only need to be swept or mopped for cleaning purposes. If it does get dirty due to long term exposure, a pressure wash or using a garden hose, push brush and detergent can easily get rid of built-up grime. Pavers or bricks on the other hand will require regular weed pulling. They also tend to get loose and crack once they settle over time, so you might need to replace portions of your patio for maintenance.
When prepared correctly, concrete can last decades. It is resistant to weathering, fire, chemical attacks and abrasion. It does not rot or rust.
This is why concrete is a popular building choice. If you look around you, many buildings and homes are constructed using concrete. A competent and experienced concrete patio installer that uses premium materials and practices industry standards can deliver a beautiful patio where you can relax and entertain family and friends.
One of the best things about a stamped cement patio is that it can be personalized very easily. When you choose a stamped concrete patio or a decorative deck, the aesthetic choices are limitless.
For example, stamped concrete installers have many patterns you can choose from. You can make your patio surface look like slate, brick, flagstone or wood. But when you add in the colors, you have an almost endless combination to choose from.
The right color can help make your concrete patio look natural while blending seamlessly with the existing environment. Depending on how you want your patio and outdoor area to look like, you can choose from many different colors.
Almost any shape, color and texture is possible with stamped concrete. We can work with you to choose a design and color that compliments your landscaping or home architecture.
Our Stamped Concrete Patio Services are as follows:
Increase your home value with a stamped concrete patio installation. We can work with you to find a design that shows your personality and showcases your current landscaping and exterior.
We use quality materials to deliver the patio of your dreams so that you can enjoy a luxurious looking patio that is within your budget.
Concrete is hard wearing and durable, but it is not immune to wear and tear. Over the years your concrete patio can look tired, have cracks and become discolored. This can make your patio look unkempt and become unsafe for family and guests.
When this happens, a patio replacement can rejuvenate your space and make it look new and lively again. There are many concrete patio designs to choose from that go well with your personality and outdoor theme.
Concreting your patio is an investment that can boost your home value and curb appeal. It also provides you with extra space for entertainment and relaxation. Opting for the classic flat poured concrete is not bad. However, there are a multitude of decorative concrete patio designs and ideas that can complement your personal style, needs and current living space.
Here are some ideas to consider for your patio design.
Patterns or mold can be stamped on poured concrete to give it character. There are many patterns to choose from. For example, you can go with a classic brick pattern or standard stacked pattern. Then you can go with more complicated herringbone, basket weaves or pencil line inlay.
Other old time favorites include: flagstone, cobblestone, slate and other paver patterns.
Aside from stamping, concrete can also be textured for aesthetics and safety. There are many different textures that can be applied to concrete surfaces to make it look more interesting.
For instance, you can go with a wooden texture to make the surface look like wooden deck planks. Perhaps the space is near your garden so a cobblestone stamp and texture will make the area look natural. These concrete patio finishes can be made to imitate the look of natural stone and other natural elements.
Coloring the patio surface is another personalization tool to consider. Decorative cement patio can be stained to achieve different looks and to blend with the environment. Concrete patio installers can apply a color stain to your surface. Some of the most popular colors include:
This is a good choice for homeowners who want a simple look that can mimic natural stone like slate. Depending on your style choices, you can choose how light or dark you want the gray to be to showcase a minimalistic and modern theme.
Brown concrete stain is a good choice for mimicking the look of wood. Many patios are made from wooden deck planks. However, moisture can easily damage the wood, making concrete a good alternative.
There are many different brown stains available that can make your patio surface look like walnut or something lighter like pine or cedar.
A red concrete stain can give your surface an earthy look. terracotta or chestnut tones are popular and can give the space a festive but subdued theme.
Our concrete patio installers can help you come up with a design so that your decorative cement patio is not only beautiful but functional at the same time.
We provide concrete installation and replacement services in most towns within DuPage County, as well as villages in some parts of Kane and Cook Counties. Don't see your town? Call us to see if we service your area.
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