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Fu-Tung Cheng guides you step-by-step in bringing concrete countertops to life, with advice on mold-making, mixing and pouring concrete, curing, polishing, and installing the finished concrete countertop. Great reference on building and maintaining your own concrete countertops. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. In the art of ….

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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Fabulous pictures, super-in-depth directions. Just a voncrete while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. What are some suggestions for building a concrete wall in a shower and how can I achieve a smooth curved piece?


Mar 09, Sara rated it it was amazing. At the moment, it’s a bit more than I think I could handle, but someday I’d love to try it. Going Beyond Countertops and Into the Shower, concrete has its limitations when …. Derek rated it really liked it Jul 24, In fact, concrete has extensively been used as a decorative and structural material in architecture and building in our recent …. Warren Ivy rated it really liked it Sep 05, Most people think of it as an exterior material for large bridges or skyscrapers, public sidewalks or roads.

There exists a sensibility in art, craftsmanship, and design that we associate with works of the past. Hannes rated it really liked it Nov 20, I do not recommend …. A Monolithic Sculpture and Functional Concrete Kitchen Island A monolithic pour of a wall and countertop is an exciting and completely rewarding undertaking.

Cluntertops hands-on approach to residential architecture and kitchen and product design has won him numerous awards and recognition for innovation and creativity. I so cannot wait to do one of these now. They build homes and remodel with concrete.

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Taunton Press, Language: In the end, the owner was so pleased she never even suspected there had countertoos a problem. What are the main functional considerations when designing curved pieces? They now have a better range of concrete you can buy at the store, especially a specialty concrete store that will give you a really excellent product without having to mix the additives and pigments yourself.

For that, the typical Chinese restaurant interior of dragons and gold leaf would not do.

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Dawn rated it really liked it Sep 30, These books are pretty cool, and seem to provide thorough instructions for the ambitious do-it-yourselfer I have not tried to follow the instructions.

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In his latest book, Concrete at Home, The Taunton Presshe documents the pitfalls of building a fireplace for a San Francisco penthouse.

If you are referring to simply outlining the perimeter of a random curve-shaped countertop, you can do that in numerous ways: Wish there were a bit more about pour-in-place countertops, but there is at least a little.

However, as mentioned in my article Bathrooms: I think if I decide to do this, I’ll want this book next to me most of the time. In fact, concrete has extensively been used as a decorative and structural material in architecture and building in our recent … Read More.

Sensing he was on to something, Cheng began experimenting with coloring the cement mix and finishing off his masterpieces with exotic stone inlays. Javascript is disabled on your browser.

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