Concrete patio benefits
Summertime is great for backyard relaxation. There outdoor rooms are extensions of the house that can contain even sinks, fridges, grills, furniture and much more. Modern concrete patios are used as dining and living rooms in the outdoors.
Concrete patios now come in a wide range of colors, designs, patters and installation methods. It can resemble slate, brick, flagstone, tile or even wood.These patios are made to match with existing structures around the house.
You can use some simple methods to change the aspect of the concrete. Brooming it gives it shadow effects, while fan patters create a different look all together.
You don;t have to worry about maintenance. Just apply water and stain resistant on the concrete and clean the area hosing it. Reapply the seal once every 2-3 years.
Concrete patios are cheaper than real stone patios, making them more popular. They’re also available in many more patterns.
Concrete patios can also be resurfaced often because there are special coating systems that can be applied over the cement to make it look like brick, stone, tile, slate, etc. The possibilities are endless.