Category: Decorative Concrete

Energy-Efficient Benefits of Using Concrete

Concrete for homes

Our world is changing when it comes to home living and energy use. Many people, when purchasing or building a new home want to make sure they’re energy-efficient in all aspects. You never want to move into a home and find out it’s using more energy than it needs to. Luckily, concrete is very energy-efficient… Read more »

Use Decorative Concrete as an Alternative to Pavers

If you are looking to install a new walkway or stone patio or replace a damaged existing one, you could simply replace it with the same material you used before, or you could spice it up by using decorative concrete to give your outdoor space a truly distinctive look. Despite what you may think when… Read more »

Stained Countertop? Remove It with Ease!

Concrete Countertop

We’ve all been there. Whether it’s on your clothes or on your countertop, stains can ruin your day. What can be even more frustrating is trying to remove the stain and having no success. Not all hope is lost, however, as there are actually a few simple methods that can remove the stains from your… Read more »

The Benefits of a Concrete Garage Floor

concrete garage floor

Your garage floor takes a beating year-round, but especially during the winter months because your cars will be parking constantly in the garage. A concrete garage floor could benefit you greatly to maintain the condition of your garage flooring. Here are some benefits that comes with a concrete floor: Strong and Durable With a concrete… Read more »

It May be Time to Replace Your Countertops

Concrete countertop from Templin Concrete Construction

Your kitchen is a place where you spend a good amount of time preparing food, entertaining guests, and cleaning up. When your countertops aren’t in the greatest shape and look a little old, you and visitors will notice it. So, maybe it’s time to get an upgrade with a concrete countertop! Here are some signs… Read more »

The Benefits of a Concrete Driveway

concrete driveway from Templin Concrete Construction

If you’re looking to upgrade your driveway, concrete might be the best move for you.  There are plenty of benefits when it comes to concrete, and we want you to know about them. Here they are: Lasts Longer – a concrete driveway tends to have a longer life than other driveway materials if maintained properly…. Read more »

Concrete Projects for Your Backyard

concrete patio with fire pit on top

There are plenty of concrete projects that can spruce up your backyard for the end of the summer. Especially with decorative concrete, there are many sidewalk and patio options that have come a long way with numerous stamp patterns to choose from. Concrete Patios – A concrete patio can be a great addition to your… Read more »

These are Some of the Heaviest Concrete Structures

Concrete in architecture has been used for so many years throughout history. As technology advances, concrete structures become more and more unique and creative. Here are some of the heaviest structures in the world made from concrete. Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE – this insanely tall building consists of 238,747,095.768 pounds of concrete and is over… Read more »

Why Choose Concrete for Your Countertop

Countertops make your kitchen look great, especially when you’re entertaining guests quite a bit. Concrete countertops can enhance the look even more with a wide range of colors. The Benefits of Concrete Durable and Strong – Concrete countertops are strong in general, but even as a countertop, it naturally protects against scratches and chips in… Read more »

The Most Amazing Concrete Buildings Around the World

Concrete house building design

Concrete has been used in building structures and materials for a very long time. Concrete mixtures used for materials dates back to the Fourth Century. We know this material stands the test of time, and there have been many incredible architectural pieces throughout the years, and we want you to know what they are. Concrete… Read more »