Project Spotlight: Scottsdale Travertine Paver Pool Deck

Tempe Acrylic Lace Pool DeckTravertine is natural limestone, that works perfectly for pool decks. Each individual paving stone is unique, and the stone itself is much easier to maintain and upkeep than some other natural stones. One of the things that our customers love most about travertine pavers and their pool decks is the warmth and depth of the color and tones in the travertine. The stone creates a luxurious custom look and is a great choice for Arizona pool decks.

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Project Spotlight: Tempe Acrylic Lace Pool Deck

Tempe Acrylic Lace Pool DeckThe pool deck area often occupies a large portion of any backyard, so how it looks really represents the overall look of the home. An old pool deck in need of repair can devalue a home, and more importantly make it difficult to enjoy your outdoor space. Alternatively, a well designed and expertly installed pool deck, that complements your home, can bring comfort and opportunities for outdoor entertaining with family and friends, while adding value should you ever sell. Therefore, it is always a good idea to invest time in selecting the best design and materials, and the best company to remodel or install your pool deck.

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Pool Decking: Everything You Need to Know

Pool DeckingLet’s start with the basics. The pool deck is the area that surrounds your pool. This area can vary greatly in size and shape, depending upon the pool, the backyard, and any existing landscaping. For some pools the pool deck can be extensive, including the location of a diving board, any slides, space for sun loungers and chairs, and perhaps an outdoor kitchen with built-in barbeque and kitchen area.

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Project Spotlight: Phoenix Broom Finish Concrete

Broom Finish ConcreteThis was a really enjoyable project for our team. It was an opportunity to create a modern classic concrete look for a patio remodel here in Phoenix, Arizona. The backyard already had many great features, including tall white washed brick walls, and an interesting layout. Our team worked specifically on pouring a natural broom finish concrete patio and step pads throughout the backyard area, creating an extremely stylish and functional outdoor living space.

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7 Pool Deck Ideas for Summer Lounging

Phoenix Concrete PatioSummer is here and one of our favorite ways to celebrate is by the pool, on the pool deck! So here are some ideas on how you could elevate your summer lounging experience this year.

1. Make Outdoor Eating Easy

Once you are in the pool you don’t want to get out, especially with the Arizona summer temperatures. Creating designated spaces for outdoor eating on your pool deck can help extend those summer days and minimize the need for kids and adults to go in and out of the house.

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Swimming Pool Deck Resurfacing

Phoenix Concrete PatioYou are most likely considering resurfacing your pool deck for one of the following reasons:

  • To refresh the look and style of your existing pool deck.
  • To repair a well worn pool deck.
  • You have moved into a new home and would like to refresh and customize the existing pool deck you have inherited.
  • You would like to add value to your home.

There a number of material options for resurfacing a deck including but not limited to:

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Project Spotlight: Backyard Patio Remodel in Tempe

Phoenix Concrete PatioThis was a really fun 1,100 square foot backyard patio remodel, creating a very contemporary look for our clients in Tempe, Arizona. Our team of licensed and bonded pool deck and patio experts worked on the majority of the backyard area, creating a show-stopping acrylic stamp patio that will live on for many years to come, providing comfort and joy to all who live there.

A large area of this patio is covered, and the patio reaches right to the walls of the home. On a project like this, it is essential that our team takes the time and has the expertise to ensure the area is well prepared and any potential drainage areas are addressed, prior to remodeling the patio. Often a patio that is being remodeled may be many years old, there may be areas of damage, and uneven surfaces. Therefore it is important to fix any big cracks or damage, and to level the area so it is well prepared for the patio remodel.

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Deck Resurfacing

Deck ResurfacingAt Imagine we don’t just create new pool decks and patios, we also specialize in resurfacing existing pool decks, decks and patios. Even with the highest quality installations, wear and tear occurs over time and deck resurfacing becomes necessary. Deck resurfacing can also be a great option if you are looking to spruce up your existing deck, add new design features, or customize the look so it better reflects the style of your home and landscaping.

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Cool Deck Repair

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What is cool deck?A cool deck pool deck surface is an older concrete decking product installed to reduce the temperature of a pool deck during the hot summer months. Generally speaking cool deck is a coating applied over a concrete pool deck to lower the temperature and is perfect for cities and states with hotter temperatures. At Imagine, we install an acrylic deck coating over a concrete pool deck to create a cool deck surface.

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Commercial Project: Phoenix Concrete Patio

Phoenix Concrete PatioOur team recently worked on a really fun project in Phoenix, Arizona. The project was to install a concrete patio and courtyard area for a number of adjoining properties. We love working with concrete, and this was a great opportunity to create a modern, show-stopping, and cohesive look that really represented the unique, modern look of the properties.

Central to the success of the project was considering what treatment or finish we would use for the concrete. Remember, concrete is never just concrete. There are a multitude of concrete finishes that can be used for patios and pool decks including, but not limited to:

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Can you resurface a concrete pool deck?

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. Continue reading Can you resurface a concrete pool deck?