Concrete Coatings

Concrete Coatings / Overlay Basics 101

Plain concrete too often appears dirty, damaged and ugly, due to weather, wear or the natural vulnerabilities of the surface:

Stamped concrete can also become cracked or damaged from minerals and elements that seep through from the bottom of the slab, called “effloressence”, and making it nearly impossible to repair, as seen here:

Concrete overlays not only improve the decorative landscape and the value of your home, but they also provide many cost-effective, strength, repairability and durability advantages over stamped concrete and real stone (click here to read comparison page).

Below are several samples of an unlimited number of custom patterns, textures and colors that can be achieved with overlays: (click on photos to enlarge)

Arizona Flagstone

Grey Flagstone


Limestone / Travertine

Saltillo / Terra-cotta