This is the time of year when life moves outdoors and with
the growing trend to combine indoor and outdoor living, patios have graduated
to the status of actual outdoor rooms. This can include outdoor kitchens, fireplaces,
dining areas, and fun zones. However you choose to use your patio, Concrete Craft®
has the perfect decorative concrete solutions to restore and revitalize your
concrete patio so you and your family can enjoy the great outdoors on a custom patio
styled just for you.
Transform your patio into functional
outdoor living space with a custom decorative concrete floor
Color and shine with stained concrete
concrete has long been a favorite treatment to enhance plain, gray concrete
and it’s the fastest way to upgrade your space. You can choose from an infinite
array of colors and special effects, including antiqued, variegated, mottled,
solid color, multiple colors, and stenciled designs. For a patio slab in good
condition, cleaning and prepping the surface is all that’s needed before a
concrete stain can be applied, creating a vibrant, durable new finish that lets
the character of the concrete show through. The sealed surface repels dust and
dirt build-up and its moisture-resistant properties inhibit bacteria and mold
growth so your patio will stay clean season after season, even in humid
Along with a beautiful finish, stained concrete gives a durable,
low-maintenance surface for years of carefree living
If stain alone is not enough for a patio with “imperfect
character,” including minor cracks, discoloration, and worn spots, a resurfaced concrete
overlay can be applied to repair the surface damage before stain is applied.
Ideal for large areas, stained concrete is budget-friendly while delivering long-lasting
rich color that will not fade, chip, flake or peel.
Realistic faux stone patio designs
The coveted look of stone is another option with decorative
concrete overlays that deliver upscale style at a moderate price. Overlays hide
imperfections in existing concrete and present a fresh surface that can be
stamped, stenciled, or hand-cut with authentic rock and stone designs like
flagstone, cobblestone, Ashlar slate, Roman slate, tile, and brick. For about
half the cost of the real materials, you can have authentic looking patterns
and textures with custom concrete stains that imitate the colors and nuances of
Fabulous, faux flagstone will
remain as beautiful as the day it’s installed
Flagstone is one of the most popular styles for patios and
other exterior concrete surfaces like driveways
decks. This large flagstone design is ideal for a large patio and with
concrete stamps, the stones can be sized down to not overwhelm a smaller space.
Custom concrete stains complement the surroundings and multiple stain colors
give a natural look to the hand-cut flagstone design and add depth and richness.
One continuous, sealed surface, the faux grout lines mean no lifting stones, no
deteriorating grout, and no way for grass and weeds to grow in between.
You spend less time cleaning and more time entertaining with an easy-care
decorative concrete patio
Slate stamped concrete
patterns add exciting texture and dimension to patio floors and outdoor rooms
and are compatible with any architectural style. Natural slate colors of green,
gray, purple, black, and red can be replicated by Concrete Craft’s artisans with
custom-blended concrete stain colors to mirror natural slate. This resurfaced patio
with a Roman slate texture stamp pattern creates a sophisticated setting, resplendent
with custom gray concrete stains and an industry-tough sealer that will
preserve its beauty for decades.
Wood patio finishes that don’t look faux
Maybe you really love the look of a wood patio but don’t
want to deal with inherent issues of outdoor wood such as dry rot, splintering,
discoloration, annual refinishing, and termites. With decorative concrete
overlays, you can have realistic wood plank finishes with stamped and stenciled
designs. As with our faux stone stamped concrete, real-life wood plank stamps
are available in smooth finishes,
distressed wood, wider planks, stronger graining, reclaimed wood, and
textured finishes, all with unlimited color options.
The comforting warmth of wood may be your perfect patio for all
Enjoy the beauty of real wood with the durability of
concrete on a no-worries decorative concrete “wood” patio. Decorative concrete faux wood designs cost much less than real or
engineered hardwood and will give years of care-free functionality. With
a sealed finish resistant to all kinds of weather, this patio can carry you
through the rain showers and hot temperatures of summer and still be your
favorite hangout during fall and winter with some outdoor heaters or a warming fire
Real river rock decorative concrete overlay
For a real stone finish, you can’t beat PebbleKoat by
Concrete CraftTM, our exclusive non-epoxy, 100% natural river rock
concrete overlay to quickly restore and beautify your patio. A single overlay,
PebbleKoat will repair cracks, uneven surfaces, and hide years of damage, creating
a seamless, decorative glossy finish of real stone. Available in a range of
colors from Frost, the lightest color blend, to a dark Espresso, you’ll be able
to complement any landscape design as well as customize your patio with
patterns and borders. Use more than one color or combine with other resurfacing
systems for a one-of-a-kind patio.
PebbleKoat with a contrasting stained concrete border creates a
clearly defined statement patio
Your patio becomes an ideal outdoor room, designed for
comfort, with patio furniture, indoor/outdoor cushions and rugs, snack tables,
and shade umbrellas. You’ll love the expanded living space it offers the whole
family for daytime and nighttime activities. The durable finish is easy to
maintain and keep clean; resistance to moisture, spills, stains, cracks, and
abrasions keeps your space always ready for fun.
Have the patio you’ve always wanted
Now is the perfect time to talk to your local Concrete Craft professional
about getting your patio ready for warm-weather outdoor living. Our MasterProTM Finish systems offer unlimited design
potential for updating a worn patio, repair and restoration for a damaged
patio, and vertical concrete resurfacing for steps, seat
walls, retaining walls, pillars, and posts. One call can have you on the way to
the patio you’ve always wanted, incorporating the beauty of stone and wood but
with the rock-solid durability of decorative concrete.
today or go to www.concretecraft.com
to find the Concrete Craft location nearest you and request a free in-home or
virtual* design consultation and see how easy it is to have a family-friendly
backyard retreat with worry-free spaces for any activity your family enjoys.
*Virtual consultation may not be
available at all locations.