Mostly used in roads, paving, and building, cement is a versatile material. It is highly durable and super economic. Besides for big construction, concrete is also used to create various beautiful crafts.
DIY cement projects that are very popular are outdoor decorations. Get ready to roll up your sleeve and be creative for these five stunning outdoor ornaments are easy to recreate.
Do you find your patio lacks of seating? Then why not create your own cement stool? Use the paint bucket for the mold. Then, gently pour your mixing substances in it. Don’t let the concrete dry when you place three wooden legs in the middle of the mixture.
This cement garden bench can be easy to do like pie. What you need is a sturdy mold in order for the concrete to dry, and well, a bunch of concrete, obviously. This would be a great addition to a side garden or even a courtyard garden. This elegant but minimalistic design will definitely last.
This polished cement furniture set would be easy to execute with the proper molding tools. Although concrete is relatively easy to work with. You’d need to be careful not to injure yourself with the finished products, as concrete can be heavy and hard to move.
Standard cement furniture garden table can easily be done up with all kinds of interesting tabletop patterns. In the picture, for example, the table is being adorned with broken bits of porcelain, typically referred to as a mosaic pattern.
An interesting concept to a bench features cement blocks that interlock with each other. Although this looks like something a child would want to play with at LEGOLAND. Be assured that concrete is definitely not a suitable plaything for children.
A curved concrete bench is a perfect addition to an outdoor pool area. Or, even a wet deck leading up to an area with a pool or hot tub. Since concrete is malleable once wet. You could easily bend a concrete bench to any given shape depending on your décor preferences.
Super cute bench idea features strong, squat legs that are perfect for any garden setting. I can just imagine a cute garden troll using the bench to take a breather from. Especially, long trek back to the woods. This would be a cute design concept to do with kids, too.
The blocked concrete bench features three blocks as legs. The bench is a thinner model than what we’ve typically seen in garden benches. However, it is definitely still functional and super easy to make.
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Concrete Patio Table
To give a perfect companion for your cement stools, make a cement table for your outdoor space. Build a simple mold such as rectangular or round to create the countertop. To make your DIY cement projects get even more outstanding, print a pattern on top of the table using lace.
Countertop concrete table in this patio featuring with wooden foundation. Of course, this decoration is perfectly made your patio look awesome as well.
Rustic style concrete table with brick for the foundation. All you can see is the strongest material made for this dining table in the patio. Best of all, this kind of material is lasts longer.
Combined the wooden bench with a concrete dining table. This patio decoration can be done perfectly with the simple thing like this. In addition, this design are contemporary only.
Solid concrete dining set in this patio is definitely a good decoration. Not only match with the simple decoration but also gives you a piece of everlasting furniture in the patio.
A spacious patio can be festive while you get a party in there. The main concept of this decoration is the concrete table that looks solid and elegant.
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Concrete Planter Hand
Make a unique and eye-catching planter with the use of hand gloves. Fill your mitten with cement and form it according to your desire. Once the concrete gets hardened, you can plant your succulent or flowers on top of them. Your greeneries are in the right hand.
As awesome as you can made this concrete hand planter by yourself. Not only easy to do but also gives you a unique addition to the garden, as a result.
Embrace the flower with a concrete planter hand. This idea is awesome to do by yourself. To make the garden look beautiful and unique.
Two concrete hand planter embracing the succulent flower. This ornament can be done properly to decorate your garden. Moreover, this ornament has an aesthetic-look.
Broken concrete planter hand brings the succulent plant. To make your garden or even the patio look gorgeous with simple things. This idea could be perfect, as a result.
Different size concrete planter hand with green succulent plant on it. This beautiful craft decoration can be done just by yourself. Not only gives you the best part of the decoration but also it’s a budget-friendly.
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Concrete Garden Sphere
The design is adorably simple and minimalist, yet so dazzling. Find a round mold from any available supply, then, build your large concrete garden balls. Create three to five different sizes and place them next to your shrub.
Yellowish concrete garden sphere to light up the garden decoration. Moreover, this decoration looks like Dinosaur eggs that funny look.
Basic concrete garden sphere with a concrete planter for a green plant. This kind of decoration is commonplace in the garden to live up the decoration, as well.
Three concrete garden sphere decoration the green vines. This simple thing idea can adds the beauty of garden decoration. Simple and minimal budget to do, obviously.
Dark concrete garden sphere with an aluminum ring. This aluminum ring decorates the whole circle and creates an awesome-look, as a result.
The base concrete garden sphere in this woods like the lost island. It also creates a magical and mysterious sensation to decorate the garden like this one.
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Concrete Outdoor Stairs Lighting
Bright up your outdoor area with stunning cement lighting which you can create yourself. Using the cement, you can create illuminate lamps or stairs mounted lighting. Pick a striking design that you love and create a perfect mold. Adding light bulb is the final step.
Stripe light on the concrete stairs can provide the awesomeness. The awesomeness of minimal and modern decoration in the simple thing.
Houses built on higher grounds need steps, and they create tripping risk. Installing LED lamps on these steps will highlight them and create a more modern look.
This awesome patio is done perfectly with the LED lamp on the two-level concrete floor. Moreover, this simple idea creates a wonderful backlight on the floor.
Built the side-light to illuminate the stairs. This idea is good to do by the way. Besides, to create a light in the stairs. It helps you to step up.
Simple and minimalist to gives your concrete in the side with a striped lamp. Instead of look to plain, those lights give you a more modern look and chic, as a result.
Instead of spending money to buy outdoor decorations, those DIY cement projects give you affordable and stunning ornaments. They are both unique and practical.
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