Many people showcase the exterior of their home by having stamped concrete installed. At Valley Landscaping, we install 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 some other type of natural-looking construction material. The natural material is often far more expensive than the stamped version. When stamped concrete is installed correctly, it is almost impossible to distinguish between it and the real materials. Contact Valley Landscaping by calling 410.983.6261 if you are interested in having stamped concrete installed in your home. We have a team of experienced concrete experts to assist with your hardscape services needs.
Stamped Concrete: The Basics
Stamped concrete is commonly known as textured or imprinted concrete. It can be used to replicate slate, brick, tile, and even wood. Stamped concrete is 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. If your patio, pool deck, driveway, or basement needs an upgrade, stamped concrete is a durable and affordable option for many Catonsville home improvement projects. You will find that stamped concrete is:
- Durable and long-lasting
- Virtually indistinguishable from the 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
Unfortunately, stamped concrete is not DIY-friendly. You will get the best results from an experienced concrete crew. If you have an existing natural walkway, stone feature, or accent wall, our team at Valley landscaping can replicate it with stamped concrete for a weed-free, slip-resistant alternative.
Decorative Concrete By the Pool
The area around the pool makes as much of a statement as the pool itself. Pouring regular concrete works if you don’t mind rec center energy; however, if you want to really add aesthetic value to your backyard poolscape, stamped concrete checks all the boxes. Slip-resistant sealant and added texture help keep your pool area safe for both kids and adults. We offer a variety of concrete services at Valley Landscaping, Stone & Patio. Whether you already have a vision in mind or want the design opinion of leading experts in the field, Valley Landscaping can help make your dream an affordable, maintainable reality. A few concrete services we offer include the following:
- Stamped concrete
- Stamped overlays
- Colored concrete
- Concrete sealing
- Concrete removal
Whether you are looking for a one-stamp pattern or something that more closely resembles natural stone, brick, or tile, stamped concrete from Valley Landscaping can breathe new life into your driveway, patio, pathway, or wall.
Get Advice from a Catonsville Stamped Concrete Professional
Our home improvement professionals at Valley Landscaping, Stone, & Patio can pour and stamp concrete to be used in many ways in and around your home. Customized concrete brings uniformity to kitchens, bathrooms, entryways, family rooms, walkways, and gazebos. Stamped overlays can enhance walls, water features, and fireplaces. And concrete stamp patterns can be imprinted on concrete countertops for a natural, easy-to-clean alternative. To make your house feel like a home, the difference is in the details. The steps for installing stamped concrete are outlined below:
- Apply color hardener
- Add release agent
- Check plasticity
- Pretexture perimeter
- Place first row of stamps
- Continue stamp sequence
Find a Concrete Contractor
Pouring level, even color-matched concrete is one of our specialties at Valley Landscaping, Stone, & Patio. With more than ten years of experience in the concrete business, we guarantee professional, on-time service and impeccable results. Whether you have an idea in mind or need help tying your vision together, the concrete contractors at Valley Landscaping will be by your side from start to finish. Contact a concrete design specialist today by calling 410.983.6261.