Stamped concrete patios are highly popular for those looking to design their backyard oasis. A custom stamped concrete patio installed by experts looks elegant and timeless but will last for years and years of enjoyment. Valley Deck & Patio can bring your vision to life by using stamped concrete to create your custom outdoor living space. Whether you’re adding a patio alongside a pool, as an outdoor gathering space with a fire pit, or as the basis for a complete backyard living room, our experienced team will see your project through from start to finish.
Reach out to the Valley Deck & Patio team at 410.983.6261 to get started.
What Is Stamped Concrete?
Many people showcase the exterior of their home by having stamped concrete installed. At Valley Deck & Patio, we install custom stamped concrete on Maryland patios, porches, driveways, outdoor kitchens, sunrooms, and other spaces in and around your home. Stamped concrete is a pattern imprinted in concrete. This pattern replicates stone, brick, flagstone, or other types of natural-looking construction materials. The natural material is often far more expensive than the stamped version, but when stamped concrete is installed correctly, it is almost impossible to distinguish between it and the real materials.
The process of stamping concrete is one that has been used for many years to create beautiful and long-lasting patios, sidewalks, and other structures. The concrete is first poured in its standard form and allowed to cure. Once it has hardened, the stamped concrete process can begin.
Designs are created on a rubber mat that is then placed on the concrete. The mat will have a negative image of the design that is being stamped. A worker will then use a hammer to hit the mat and create the design in the concrete. This process is repeated until the entire surface has been stamped.
After the stamping is complete, workers will use a variety of finishing techniques to give the concrete a smooth or textured finish. The end result is a beautiful and unique custom patio that will last for many years.
The Benefits of Stamped Concrete
Stamped concrete is commonly known as textured or imprinted concrete. It can be used to replicate slate, brick, tile, and even wood. Stamped concrete patios are durable and can stand up to the elements. Stamped concrete can be color- and texture-customized to fit your needs and your vision for your space. You will find that stamped concrete is:
- Durable and long-lasting
- Virtually indistinguishable from natural materials
- Fully customizable with color and texture options
- Slip-resistant with a non-skid additive
- More affordable than natural stones, tiles, or pavers
- Easy to maintain when properly sealed
However, stamped concrete is not DIY-friendly. You will get the best results from an experienced concrete crew. Working with Valley Deck & Patio from start to finish on your backyard getaway means that the same team that designs your outdoor space will see to it that every detail is installed perfectly.
If you’re interested in creating a custom stamped concrete patio for your home, reach out to Valley Deck & Patio today. We would be happy to help you get started!
Reach Out to Valley Deck & Patio
When you’re looking to add a little bit of luxury to your backyard, a stamped concrete patio is the perfect solution. Not only is it affordable, but it’s also versatile and durable.
Pouring level, even, and color-matched concrete is one of our specialties at Valley Deck & Patio. With decades of combined experience in the concrete business, we guarantee professional, on-time service and impeccable results. Whether you have an idea for your custom stamped concrete patio in mind or need help tying your vision together, the concrete contractors at Valley Landscaping will be by your side from start to finish. Reach out to our team for a complimentary consultation at 410.983.6261 today.