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Countertops & Cast Concrete

Warping Glass-Fiber Reinforced Concrete: Saves time and money over using 3-D forms

Warping GFRC

By Mark Celebuski
Tags: Forms
Countertop Casting: Which method is best for the job?

Casting concrete countertops

By Jeffrey Girard
Branching Out

Michael Fogg concrete faux-bois furniture

By Vanessa Salvia
Tags: Final Pour
Justin Burd and Nathan Smith, Set In Stone Concrete Design House

Concrete coffee table

By Vanessa Salvia
Tags: Artisan in Concrete
A Guide to Unique Concrete Casting Surfaces

By Jeremy French
Tags: Concrete Casting
How to Choose a Concrete Casting Surface

Corian concrete casting surfaces.

By Jeremy French
Tags: Concrete Casting
Artisan in Concrete: Steve VandeWater, Noblesville, Indiana

Steve VandeWater Concrete Decor magazine

By Vanessa Salvia
Tags: Artisan in Concrete, Decorative Concrete, Stamped Concrete, Concrete Stamping, Concrete Staining, Concrete Stenciling, Concrete Countertops, Molded Textures, Texture Stamping, Sagamore Ready Mix
Quality Control Procedures That Will Increase Your Countertop Profits

Quality control for decorative concrete countertops

By Lane Mangum
May 20, 2014
Custom concrete tile with cracked earth pattern debuts in London

Arty Concrete Tiles in the UK
A custom cracked earth design for a London garden

The Playful Vibe of Crafted Tide Pool Stones
Concrete tide pool stones
Photos courtesy of Tom Ralston Concrete


By John Strieder
Tags: Final Pour
The Importance of Polymer Content in Trustworthy GFRC Mix Designs

GFRC mix designs

By Jeffrey Girard
Tags: Success with Concrete Countertops
A Veteran Floor Guy Takes on a High-End Cast-in-Place Countertop

Cast in place concrete countertop

By Michael Miller, the concretist
Tags: the concretist
March 3, 2014
ModaCrete releases Pamako CCS concrete countertop sealer
Cheng Concrete announces 2013 winners of kitchen and bath sink contest

Common Misconceptions about Concrete Countertops ... and How to Combat Them

By Jeff Girard, with Lane Mangum
Seat Walls on the Pittman Wash Trail, Las Vegas, Nev.

By Gail Elber
Tags: Project Profile
Why Strength Matters in Concrete Countertops

Wet-cast concrete


By Mark Celebuski
November 19, 2013
Cheng Concrete announces winners of Kitchen and Bath Concrete Maker Challenge
Cheng Concrete announces winners of Kitchen and Bath Concrete Maker Challenge

Cheng Concrete 2013 Awards
Top kitchen and bath countertops announced

Casting Thin Concrete Furniture with GFRC

Casting Thin Concrete Furniture with GFRC

Casting Thin Concrete Furniture with GFRCThe acceptance of glass-fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) has inspired a current trend toward light, thin and delicate concrete furniture.

To illustrate what GFRC can do in furniture form, Jeffrey Girard of The Concrete Countertop Institute describes three projects — a table, a lounge chair and an S chair — that show off the strengths of the material.

By Jeffrey Girard


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