Easy to Make Concrete Bowls and Planters...
Easy to Make Concrete Bowls and Planters...: For a quick, fun and very easy garden project, grab a bag of concrete, your imagination, and follow me! Concrete planters and garden ornamentation are a wonderful addition to the outdoor setting around one's home. Often, such decor comes with a h…
How to Resurface Worn Concrete
Trowel concrete resurfacer over your worn walkway, and you'll have a brand new, durable surface with uniform color. Before you get started, check out this how-to video on working with concrete.
A Stenciled and Painted Lacy Floor!
Concrete and cement floors can be SO drab and these plain, bare floors can be greatly enhanced by spicing them up with color and stencil patterns! The variations in color options and stencil designs from Royal Design Studio makes it easy to see how stenciling techniques can be applied to your own space.
Making Concrete Stepping Stones
Concrete Stepping Stones Or Pavers Out Of Half Flat Plastic Plant Containers ... use half flat plant containers to make fast & easy paving stones for your garden. Use plastic garbage bags as liners .............. #DIY #concrete #pavers #plantcontainers #halfflat #garbagebag #howto #tips #landscaping #curbappeal #decor #crafts
Cobble Stone Path
Well spring has arrived at our new home and that means time to pay attention to the yard. I came across these concrete forms at Lowe's and thought they would look great in front of our gate. When my husband took the project and ran with it...well...I couldn't stop him right? Step #1: We decided where to place the concrete and then removed the grass. Step #2: We then placed the form to plan out the design and where the concrete should be placed. Step #3: Mix a bag of concrete with water…
Video and Instructions for Making Draped Hypertufa or Cement Fabric Pots
Looking for draped hypertufa pots? cement cloth planters? cement fabric pots? I have directions here and even a few videos to watch. Easy to make but messy!
Juliana’s Family-Friendly Backyard
Name: JulianaLocation: Highland Park — Los Angeles, California Our small backyard is a tranquil, shady oasis even on the hottest summer days in Los Angeles. But it wasn’t always this way. When we bought our house 8 years ago, the entire backyard was paved with concrete and ringed by a cinderblock wall. The yard was a work in progress for several years…First we skim-coated the cinderblock walls with stucco and planted some shrubs.
Creating with Cement
Last weekend I had a little fun with cement and made some hearts and stars. When used for decor purposes, it's got such a great industrial vibe to it that I love! Plus it has amazing texture and who can resist that perfect shade of gray!?! The best part is almost anything can be turned into a mold which means the possibilities are endless for working with cement! Anyways, I put together a little tutorial for anyone interested in making some hearts with Valentine's day coming up! You will…
Using Latex Paint To Tint DIY Cement Decor
For all of you concrete/cement enthusiasts, check out the DIY Furniture Studio Concrete and Cement Furniture/Decor/Garden Community Board on Pinterest. If you want to join as a contributor comment "ADD ME" on this pin: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/500603314815473738/ or email me at jen@diyfurniture
Button Stepping Stones DIY
It's officially summer and if you're anything like me, you've been working in the yard trying to make it look amazing. As many of you know, I have a craft house that is about 100 feet from my main house and my grass was getting a little worn from the back and forth. I finally hauled a bag of rapid set cement to my back yard and made these super cute button stepping stones. This project was really fun, especially the painting part. Try different sized lids or bowls for different sized…
Concrete Sand Castles ... using plastic sand toys, a bag of concrete & spray paint ................ #DIY #concrete #sandcastle #plasticmold #spraypaint #landscaping #garden #outdoor #curbappeal #decor #crafts