Did you know I love to make concrete counter tops? I came up with a method to create counter tops to look like wood! I have to tell you that when I pulled this one out of the mold I was so excited with the outcome. (I actually jumped up and down!) The install isn't complete yet, but I'll definitely show you what it looks like finished. Here’s a photo showing a section of it:
I like working with concrete. I think it's because concrete has a mind of its own. I can plan, add color and texture, mix and pour, but can never be sure of the outcome. After I take it out of the mold, I sand it, decide to fill or leave the imperfections, then sand some more until I get the look I want. I don't grind my counters down to perfection, rather I leave them with just enough imperfections to mimic natural concrete.
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