Monday, April 1, 2013

Concrete Patios vs Natural Stone Patios

The Benefits of Concrete Patios over Natural Stone Patios

As an investment, concrete patios typically cost less than patios made of brick or natural stone because they are less labor-intensive to install. The lower price tag combined with the wide array of patterns and colors available make concrete an economical choice for most budgets. Plus, concrete is easily formed into any shape to accommodate backyard space restrictions.

concrete overlay and staining on pool deck by Stone Medic
Stained Concrete by Stone-Medic
A concrete outdoor floor offers unlimited design options. When enhanced by stains and integral colors, concrete patios can be color coordinated to match a home’s exterior or landscape. They can also be stamped or engraved in patterns that mimic other popular paving materials, such as brick, flagstone, slate and tile.  The patio and pool deck are the focal points of any backyard. Your Decorative Concrete Patio and Pool Deck will be an oasis where you can entertain friends or simply relax with your family. Concrete is also a durable choice and requires very little maintenance.

Concrete stained  patio with stencil pattern by Stone Medic
The Stone Medic can refinish your patio, driveway or refinish your pool deck. In the past Landscaping was the only way to enhance your outdoor living space, but now with the use of either Stamped concrete, or Stenciled Concrete, Overlays, Epoxy, Scored and Stained Concrete, your Patio and Pool Deck can be a showplace. For a free estimate call Stone Medic in Tampa: 813-818-7555 or Clearwater: 727-530-3555. We guarantee all our work. For all things stone and concrete related follow us on Twitter or Facebook. You can also check out many of our before and after pictures for outdoor patio ideas at our website.