Residentially and Commercially, there are many applications for decorative concrete and sealing.
Concrete is an incredibly versatile material which has been used for centuries. It can still be found in ancient Roman architecture. It has incredible longevity, and with the addition of specialised colour pigments and application techniques is an attractive, creative as well as enduring construction material. The strength and insulation properties offered by concrete are excellent, and many architects utilise it for practical as well as aesthetic reasons. This video discusses the benefits and beauty of concrete in building. Concrete doesn’t need to be the classic ‘concrete jungle’. It can be elegant, refined, luxurious, exotic and above all, timeless when used in the appropriate manner.
External areas such as driveways, entrances, pool surrounds, patios and footpaths. Internal areas such as garages, living rooms, halls, bedrooms, rumpus rooms and areas that you build. In fact, the walls, floors and roof can be created from CCS coloured concrete.
Coloured concrete is a popular choice for horizontal surfaces such as bikeways, streetscapes, footpaths, building entrances, driveways , roundabouts, road crossovers. Internally, coloured concrete can be used on restaurant floors, retail, showrooms and hospitality, schools, universities, child care centres, offices.
Permanent colour and low maintenance are two key reasons for colouring concrete vertically. Cast insitu, precast facades , tilt panels, coloured mortars are common applications for vertical coloured concrete.
There are many different looks that can be achieved. If you are looking for inspiration and ideas, visit our photo gallery.
Bringing your ideas to life
If you have a particular design in mind, perhaps inspired by the floor of your favourite restaurant or an image that you have found on Pinterest or a new design magazine, please contact us either using the CCS Helpline on 1800 077 744 or email firstname.lastname@example.org We will be able to advise you and put you in touch with a specialist applicator who can provide you with a quote.
Have a look at our galleries for inspiration. Just click on the icon of the finish you are interested in.