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Dec 21
A large backyard with wooden fencing, a wooden covering, sofas and a Dekko fire pit from the Avera range.

Top Outdoor Space Design Trends of 2022

Designing an outdoor space, whether it’s a small, secluded patio area or an extensive yard for kids to play in the summer, can seem like a daunting task. There are so many options when it comes to outdoor design that it can feel overwhelming at times.  Looking at real-life examples... read more →
Mar 24
Essential Fire Pit Accessories

A Look at the Most Essential Fire Pit Accessories

Designing for your home’s outdoor entertainment space should showcase your personal style, but it should also account for the local climate and seasonal changes if you want to be able to use it all year round. Fire pits are a popular outdoor design element, and a luxury lightweight concrete fire... read more →
Feb 24
Get the Most Out of Your Backyard During the Winter

How to Get the Most Out of Your Backyard During the Winter

The winter season brings snow, freezing temperatures and occasionally unbearable weather, often discouraging many homeowners from enjoying their backyards once temperatures start to drop. But your backyard and outdoor patio can still be a space for entertaining and relaxation during the winter months — if you design it the right... read more →
Feb 04
concrete cladding panels

6 Reasons to Choose Lightweight Concrete Cladding Panels for Your Space

Embarking on new construction or a redesign is always exciting. You want to ensure the space is perfect for your client’s needs, and a significant component of creating the perfect space is choosing the right materials. Lightweight concrete cladding panels are perfect for any design and any space, whether residential... read more →
Jan 05
Winter fire pit

Winter Maintenance Of Your Fire Features

With the cooler temperatures coming on and for some, an end to backyard living, this week’s tech talk we should talk about winter maintenance of your fire features. Winter for most of us means harsh temperatures and much more time spent inside. It’s also time to maintain/winterize your outdoor fire... read more →
Oct 22

6 Concrete Panel Designs We Love (& You Will Love, Too!)

When designing a space, whether it’s an upgrade or complete renovation, choosing the right details is essential. Building and business owners want to know their contractors and designers are sourcing only the highest quality materials that can enhance or complement a space.  That’s where lightweight concrete cladding comes in. It’s... read more →
Oct 22

How to Choose the Right Cladding Panel Material

Cladding panels have skyrocketed in popularity in recent years due to its benefits, ranging from durability to affordability to cleanliness. Cladding panel materials can range from wood to PVC to fabric to lightweight concrete panels.  Interior concrete cladding might surprise you as a great panel material option. Below, we’ll outline... read more →
Jul 16
Adidas Exclucity

How to Design a Retail Space Using Concrete Cladding

Retailers want their spaces to be inviting and sophisticated — something that will catch their customers’ attention and associate their brand with quality. Designers and architects want a product that can be installed quickly, stay in budget and look stunning.  One such high-quality, refined product is concrete cladding. A great... read more →
Jul 02

Why Your Contractor Will Love Using Lightweight Concrete

When choosing materials for your forever-home, homeowners want the best without sacrificing style or budget. You are looking for the highest quality and durability; you want your purchase to last a lifetime with little upkeep.  But deciding which materials to use can often feel daunting. Even though you rely on... read more →
Jun 16

Why You Should Buy Lightweight Concrete Cladding Online

Ever since lockdowns commenced early this year, online shopping trends have been booming. Homeowners and professionals are now working mostly from home and want to either continue with the home projects or clients’ projects they had started previously or are eager to get started on new ones.  As a result,... read more →