Concrete Countertops Provide Endless Customization Options
Concrete Countertops Provide Endless Customization Options

Concrete Countertops Provide Endless Customization Options

Concrete countertops have become very popular over the last few years as homeowners have seen how reliable, durable, and cost-efficient they are as an alternative to tile or granite.

Additionally, one of the biggest advantages to choosing concrete countertops is the near limitless customization and personalization that can be done with them.

Are Concrete Countertops Durable?
Are Concrete Countertops Durable?

Are Concrete Countertops Durable?

Concrete is one of the oldest man-made building materials. It has been used to create magnificent structures capable of lasting thousands of years. Concrete has long been the go-to material for foundations, sidewalks, paths, and even roads, but does that durability hold true when bringing concrete indoors for use as countertops?

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101
Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Most of us are pretty familiar with the term “landscaping,” and hardscaping has many of the same concepts. One of the biggest differences is the materials used to create the desired effect. While landscaping typically uses plant-based materials, hardscaping uses hard wearing materials such as concrete, wood and stone. Projects such as driveways, walkways, retaining walls and stairways can all be examples of hardscaping. Hardscaping adds texture and curb appeal to any outdoor space and the possibilities are endless. Not to mention in a wet climate like Eugene, Oregon, materials like concrete are great to fight against the rain.