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How to Add Color to Concrete Mix Without Spending a Fortune

October 25, 2021 5:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Homeowners across the country have said goodbye to their drab, gray concrete and hello to unique, colored concrete. Concrete can now come in a wide variety of colors to complement your home’s color or even the flowers surrounding your driveway or patio. Many of our customers shy away from colored concrete because they’re afraid of a high price tag—but that doesn’t have to be the case. Continue reading to learn some cheap ways to color concrete on your own: Liquid colorants: The first tip is to use inexpensive liquid colorant to dye your concrete. A 10-ounce bottle costs as little as $5 and can tint an 80-pound bag of concrete. Simply add the colors in the mixer after the aggregate and... View Article

What Does “Decorative Concrete” Really Mean?

November 24, 2020 12:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re considering a new indoor or outdoor flooring option, your mind may wander to traditional options like wood or tile. If you’re not considering the benefits of decorative concrete, though, you could be missing out. Here is a look inside the world of decorative concrete (plus a few compelling reasons to invest your money), courtesy of your decorative concrete specialists in Crivitz, WI. What is decorative concrete? When most people think of concrete, they picture slabs of drab gray. Sure, concrete is sturdy, but some people have a hard time imagining it as also being pretty. Enter decorative concrete, a modern design approach that pushes the boundaries of conventional concrete. Decorative concrete can be customized to resemble nearly any... View Article

Decorative Concrete Ideas for 2020

November 26, 2019 12:13 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Your concrete doesn’t need to be boring. These days, you can do a lot more with your driveway, walkways, patio or paved slabs. Judicious use of decorative concrete treatments can increase your home’s curb appeal and even the resale value of your home. Whatever your decorative concrete ideas in Crivitz, WI, Kwiatkowski Construction Co., Inc. can help create the home aesthetic of your dreams. Jump on the 2020 decorative concrete trend with these hot new pavement styles: Stain: Staining your concrete is a flexible process that can include layering colors or using stencils to achieve a multi-dimensional look. Depending on the type of stain used, the color can be a thin overlay or a richly layered look. Color: Colors can... View Article

Tips for Picking a Decorative Concrete Project’s Pattern

October 11, 2019 12:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Few construction projects can add a personal touch as quickly and effectively as a splash of decorative concrete outside your home. A well-executed project can improve your curb appeal, increase your home’s value and, perhaps most importantly, give you a sense of pride and ownership in your home from the moment you pull into the driveway. There’s no end to the potential joy you’ll find when you install the best decorative concrete in Crivitz, WI. Before you dive into a construction project that can revitalize the facade of your home, however, here are some tips to guide you toward the right choice. Try not to get overwhelmed If you’ve never searched for decorative concrete, or if it has been a... View Article

Trends for Decorative Concrete in Wisconsin in 2019

April 26, 2019 10:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Decorative concrete is a popular option for indoor and outdoor spaces alike. This material can be altered to produce a wide variety of color, texture and pattern options depending on the type of aesthetic that you want to achieve in your space. Everyone has their own unique style and preferences, but it can be helpful to get inspiration from other projects if you aren’t sure what kind of decorative concrete you want to use for your own. Read on to find out about a few of the latest decorative concrete trends and how you can incorporate these trends into your project: Textured stone: Textured stone is a popular option for outdoor spaces, and you can achieve the look of textured... View Article