Category Archives: Stamped Concrete

Make Your Sidewalk an Attractive Piece to Your Home

Make Your Sidewalk an Attractive Piece to Your Home

There are plenty of ways to spruce up your yard and adding a sidewalk with some flavor and decoration will give your home a welcoming look. This is a great way to celebrate the nicer weather breaking through. At Templin Concrete Construction, we specialize in decorative concrete design, and we can make your yard the “place to be” during the summer months.

Ways to Add a Decorative Piece

You want your yard to look beautiful right? It’s not just about adding a walkway or sidewalk to your home, but it’s also about creating an environment surrounding the walkway that will be inviting to your family and friends. Here are some ways you can decorate:

  • Garden/Landscape – Imagine walking from your backdoor or patio to another location in the yard surrounded by beautiful landscaping and gardening. This is a great way to make your backyard look beautiful in the summertime. Stamped concrete walkways can lead you through a mystical environment.

  • Trees – Trees can be a great add to the sidewalk. If you want a walkway on the side of the house going from the driveway to the back patio, planting trees alongside can add nice decorative guide to your escape. White Oak, Japanese Lilac tree, Hickory, Walnut, Cherry trees, and dogwoods are to name a few.

 

  • Stone Walls – You can create a border for your concrete walkway, which could include a flagstone wall or a brick wall. Our concrete sidewalk designs can complement your wall. Start with us to get that sidewalk made while you’re choosing your other decorative options.

Start with the Concrete Sidewalk

Here at Templin Concrete Construction, we have a plethora of design options to choose from. We will be able to meet your design needs, so that you can create a satisfying atmosphere to your yard. We offer many colors and stamp patterns for you that will add the realistic final touch. We also seal the final product to protect and beautify the concrete.

If you’re looking to add a concrete sidewalk and don’t necessarily know what design you are looking for, contact Templin Concrete Construction today at 612-388-1945!

New Type of Concrete Could Offer New Options

New Type of Concrete Could Offer New Options

To the layman, concrete may all appear the same, but the truth is the concrete industry continues to evolve and innovate. As Archinect recently reported, researchers at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore invented a type of concrete that is not only bendable, but stronger than traditional concrete. While that alone is amazing, the scientists’ creation,Continue Reading

Stamped Concrete Maintenance 101

Stamped Concrete Maintenance 101

Stamped concrete has added inherent strength and endurance over conventional concrete. When properly installed and maintained, even when exposed to harsh winter weather conditions, stamped concrete is much stronger than many of the most common decorative stone alternatives, and provides a consistent, stable option for outdoor patios, walkways and more. A complete concrete installation will includeContinue Reading

Resealing your Stamped Concrete Patio

Resealing your Stamped Concrete Patio

Modern stamped concrete patios are durable, attractive, low maintenance additions to your home’s exterior. After a number of years, however, you might notice that the surface of your patio begins to flake and peel. Eventually, the colors might even fade to dull, blotchy hues. At this point, you’ll want to start thinking about resealing yourContinue Reading