Well, can you resurface a concrete pool deck?
The short answer is yes, absolutely. With over twenty years of experience with concrete pool decks we would like to provide you with the long answer, so read on for all the information you need on resurfacing a concrete deck.
First of all, why would you want to resurface a pool deck made of concrete?Concrete pool decks can become worn down over time, develop small or large cracks, and without regular maintenance they can slowly become in serious need of repair.
Also new home owners, or the original home owners might be looking for a change or upgrade of the decorative aspects of the pool deck, or perhaps have the desire to completely change the look. In any of these scenarios a pool deck resurfacing project is a great way to upgrade a concrete pool deck without incurring the expense of ripping out the original deck. The process of resurfacing can actively repair any cracks or damage, bond any cracks, and strengthen the pool deck while potentially creating an entirely new look.
So, you have decided that you do want to resurface your concrete pool deck, now what?
Well, the good news, as we mentioned is that you will be saving money with a resurfacing option. By eliminating the need to rip out the old pool deck and start from scratch, you instantly save money. It is a straightforward process for licensed, bonded, and experienced companies such as Imagine Architectural Concrete to work with your existing pool deck footprint to completely upgrade your deck. If you choose to work with a company like ours, the finished product will be expertly sealed, resulting in a long-lasting durable pool deck that you can enjoy for many years to come. When you work with us, our design team can walk you through all of the different resurfacing options, so you can select what will work best for your vision, and will fit in your budget. There are a wide range of concrete coatings to choose from, with lots of colors, textures, and design elements to choose from. Our team can provide you with examples and all the options so you don’t have to spend hours and hours online researching.
How much does it cost to resurface a concrete pool deck?
As we mentioned earlier, resurfacing a concrete pool deck can be a very economical option. Cost varies, and is of course dependent upon the condition of the original pool deck and the size, as well as other factors. Our team can easily provide you with a customized quote.
What are the different decorative techniques that can be used when resurfacing a concrete pool deck?
Before we even get to the decorative stage there will be important repair work carried out on your original deck, to ensure that everything is level, you have adequate drainage, and the surface is well prepared for resurfacing. Now it’s time for the fun part, design and decoration. There are many different decorative techniques that can be applied including, but not limited to the following.
- Stamping can be used to create patterns or the look of natural stone.
- Scoring is often used to create the look of tile, pavers, or flagstone.
- Staining techniques can be used to create a desired color or range of colors.
If you are considering resurfacing your concrete pool deck, please reach out to our team, and we will be very happy to answer any questions you might have.