Concrete

When you think about it, concrete is cool, trendy and just about everywhere. Here are some ideas about how to use it in creative and even beautiful ways that can make a positive difference in your yard and home.

DIY Concrete Bowl

Looking for a festive holiday centerpiece? This DIY concrete bowl will add a little extra flair to your table this season!

DIY Outdoor Kitchen with Concrete Countertops

Give any outdoor space a modern look with this DIY Outdoor Kitchen with Concrete Countertops tutorial.

The Easy Way to Build a Concrete Planter

This concrete planter has a secret. It's not nearly has heavy as it looks. It's easy to build, too. Just follow our tutorial.

Build This Chic Cement Centerpiece

Learn how easy it is to work with concrete by creating this trough centerpiece. Cement will be your new favorite DIY material.

DIY Tile Doormat

Add style to your doorstep with this unique doormat. It's also an easy way to learn the basics of laying tile. Just follow our simple tutorial.

DIY Concrete Cupcake Stand

Add a little something extra to your next party with this DIY concrete cupcake stand! It's a fun concrete craft project. Just follow our tutorial.

Concrete Renewal

If your cement patio is looking like it’s seen better days you're in luck! Behr's new concrete coating, Granite Grip will refresh the look of your worn concrete.

Patio Dreams Do Come True

This dream deck is quite an achievement when you see the work that needed to be done to make the backyard ready for the structure. The gorgeous patio decor completes the picture.

How to Smooth and Stain Concrete for a Luxe Look

The blue and green stain to this patio is so beautiful. We'll show you how to stain concrete for a similar appeal.

Poured Concrete Pavers Create a Stylish Patio

The oversized poured concrete pavers were a challenge to make, but you can see that the resulting patio is simply beautiful.

Empty Backyard Becomes Comfortable Outdoor Living Room

This outdoor living room started as a very large and very empty backyard. But the new paver patio and outdoor furniture makes a cozy outdoor space.

How to Build a Gravel Patio

This gravel patio looks terrific, and it was surprisingly easy to build. Just follow our step-by-step tutorial.

DIY Textured Concrete Bookends

The pattern molded in the concrete came from a door mat! Follow this step-by-step tutorial to create your own DIY textured concrete bookends.