Guidelines for designing a concrete pool decks with slip resistance, sun reflectivity and orientation that suits almost any setting, budget and lifestyle
One of the biggest trends in outdoor design today is a decorative concrete pool deck, a colored, textured and inviting area surrounding the pool that does more than provide a safe, slip-resistant deck for sunbathing and barbecuing. Inground pool decks are now given nearly as much attention as the interior design of the home.
Decorative concrete has opened the doors to creating pool decks that complement the exterior of the home, meld with the outdoor environment, and replicate exotic and traditionally expensive materials such as slate, stone or even wood.
Sometimes referred to as concrete pool decks, the choices available for designing a truly unique, functional, and affordable pool deck are at your fingertips.
The benefits of concrete are many. It can provide an extremely durable surface, as compared to a wooden deck or even stone. With the new techniques for stamping and applying decorative concrete, any look can be created at a fraction of the cost.
Once you determine the pool deck you want to create, there are many wonderful concrete, brick and stone options to fit your budget that will withstand the wear and tear of wet foot traffic, as well as Mother Nature. Color and design, durability, low maintenance, safety, affordability all hardscaping features that will make your dream pool deck a reality.