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How Stamped Concrete Walkways And Sidewalks Add Curb Appeal

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

 

Are you creating or remodeling concrete walkways or sidewalks on your home property? If yes, Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete is here to help you pick the right design for your concrete walkways and sidewalks. Read to learn about the design potential stamped concrete walkways or sidewalks can offer you and gain some tips on ensuring a problem free installation.

Concrete walkways and sidewalks are used for more than walking. The right concrete walkways or sidewalks can give your home great curb appeal, which increases your home value monetarily and design wise.

With stamped concrete, you as a homeowner can artistically express yourself through a multitude of decorative concrete design options. Solid gray concrete is not your only option.

You can dress up your walkways and sidewalks with decorative concrete alternatives. Check out our stamped concrete gallery for ideas.

Even if you have an existing walkway, you can apply decorative products to your plain concrete walkways. Concrete is the material of choice for designers for stained, colored, molded and personalized decorative concrete projects. From home to office, you can get the look you want from your concrete.

For quality stamped concrete installation and maintenance, contact Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete by calling 877.479.7100 or by clicking here.

Customer service and personal contact is foremost in our business plan. In order for us to retain the level of expertise we expect and you deserve, we place our strongest efforts in the geographical area of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Carroll County, Columbia, Frederick, Howard County, Montgomery County, Rockville, Towson, and Queen Ann’s County in Maryland. In Virginia we service Fairfax County and Loudon County. And we cover Washington D.C. as well.

Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete specializes in Washington D.C., Virginia and Maryland decorative concrete installation, installing Stamped Concrete in Baltimore, Annapolis, Springfield, and more. But even if you are outside of our area of primary concentration, contact us and we will be happy to assist you to the best of our abilities.

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The Benefits of Stamped Concrete Walkways

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Are you looking for a unique home improvement project that will add instant curb appeal to your home? Well, look no further. Nothing gives your front yard more of a wow factor than a stamped concrete walkway.

Everyone installs fences, replaces shutters, or landscapes.  But not everyone has a vibrant, colorful decorative concrete walkway. So if you truly want your home to turn heads, break away from boring gray cement sidewalks and install a stamped concrete sidewalk instead.

Benefits of Decorative Concrete Walkways

  • Aesthetically pleasing, providing instant curb appeal.
  • Continuous concrete surface. You don’t have to worry about shifting or weeds or grass creeping through the cracks as you would with bricks and pavers.
  • Stamped concrete is durable.
  • Scratch resistant.
  • Stain resistant.
  • Requires little maintenance.
  • Versatile design options.
  • Stamped concrete’s color and texture combinations are nearly endless.
  • Stamped concrete mimic the look and feel of brick, limestone, flagstone, crushed granite, and pavers,
  • With stamped concrete, it is simple to design a walkway to match any home décor.

It is easy to see why an increasing number of homeowners are choosing stamped concrete over bricks, pavers, and, of course, gray cement.

If you think Stamped Concrete might be right for your home, contact Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete by calling 877.479.7100 or by clicking here.

Customer service and personal contact is foremost in our business plan. In order for us to retain the level of expertise we expect and you deserve, we place our strongest efforts in the geographical area of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Carroll County, Columbia, Frederick, Howard County, Montgomery County, Rockville, Towson, and Queen Ann’s County in Maryland. In Virginia we service Fairfax County and Loudon County. And we cover Washington D.C. as well.

Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete specializes in Washington D.C., Virginia and Maryland decorative concrete walkway installation, installing Stamped Concrete walkways in Baltimore, Annapolis, Springfield, and more. But even if you are outside of our area of primary concentration, contact us and we will be happy to assist you to the best of our abilities.

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Pavers vs. Stamped Concrete

Residential Stamped Concrete Driveways

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Stamped concrete turns ordinary residential driveways into extraordinary decorative concrete masterpieces. Why settle for a boring asphalt driveway when you can add to the overall aesthetic value (and market value, for that matter) of your home with a new driveway installed by Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete? Stamped concrete can also be used in walkways, sidewalks, patios, steps, retaining walls, pool decks and floors.

Stamped concrete is available in a wide array of colors and designs and can even be made to mimic more expensive driveway options, like brick, cobblestone or fieldstone. The choices are limitless.

So what are other advantages stamped concrete has over other driveway options? Well, take a look at this chart from Concrete-Driveway.org…

  Asphalt Natural Stone Precast Pavers Stamped Concrete
Available in an array of patterns and colors No No Yes Unlimited
Longevity and performance Poor Good Good Excellent
Speed of installation Fast Slow Slow Moderate
Ability to customize No No No Yes
Special maintenance requirements Annual seal coating Removal of weeds and moss that grow in the joints; refilling joints with sand as needed. Removal of weeds and moss that grow in the joints; refilling joints with sand as needed. Resealing every few years or as needed to protect the surface from stains and maintain color vibrancy.
         

Marrocco’s believes there’s a difference between a house and your home, as making a space your own takes real effort. We know everyone wants their residence to be comforting and to have a place they’re proud to point out to guests.

That feeling, that space and more can be built with Marrocco’s high opacity coloring systems, innovative patterns, and advanced hardeners that are engineered to meet your individual landscaping and decorating requirements.

Every project we undertake is customized not just to match your expectations, but exceed them. While our concrete materials are essential, it’s the quality workmanship and attention to detail that makes Marrocco’s stand out. That, in turn, is what will make your finished project stand out as well.

Customer service and personal contact is foremost in our business plan. In order for us to retain the level of expertise we expect and you deserve, we place our strongest efforts in the geographical area of Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Carroll County, Columbia, Frederick, Howard County, Montgomery County, Rockville, Towson, and Queen Ann’s County in Maryland. In Virginia we service Fairfax County and Loudon County. And we cover Washington D.C. as well.

If you are outside of our area of primary concentration, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you to the best of our abilities.  So if you would like to see how Marrocco’s Stamped Concrete can transform your home with Increte Systems, contact Marrocco’s by calling 877.479.7100 or by clicking here.

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