Inexpensive and Easy to work with, concrete can be used to create dozens of useful and stylish accessories for the home and garden: tiles, pavers, bowls, planters, tabletops, stepping stones, birdbaths, and more. With straightforward text and hundreds of step-by-step photos, this one-of-a-kind guide shows you exactly how to make concrete crafts. Includes instructions on making concrete mixes, adding aggregates, creating molds, pouring the concrete, curing, staining, and finishing.Add small amounts of water at a time. Remember, your concrete will be weakened if you add too much water to your mix. The concrete should look like sticky oatmeal and peel off the sides of the mixer as it spins.
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books - 2010-01|