Concrete table top Perth service

What are
Concrete Table Tops?

Concrete tabletops or concrete countertops are an increasingly popular design trend, as they offer a stunning and unique addition to your home.

These handcrafted concrete tabletops offer a custom fit, feel and finish. This allows you to enjoy a unique and a custom kitchen bench, bbq area, dining table, coffee table and alfresco area.

These concrete table tops are crafted from concrete before they are polished and stained to match your desire. This allows you to enjoy a handmade and custom piece that is made just for you.

One of the best features a concrete tabletops offer is its versatility. They can be added to any small or large kitchen, allowing you to make a statement. Moreover, to ensure that you get exactly what you are looking for, you can choose the finish, colour, shape, and size of these concrete tabletops.

These tabletops are manufactured using industrial grade cement, which then has a touch of colour to them. Which allows them to stand apart from regular cement, and cut down on the resemblance to a sidewalk. Moreover, we satin and seal them, so you get get the most out of your product.

Their flexible design is widely loved as they can easily be incorporated into various themes and designs around the house.

Benefits of Concrete Tabletops

Truly in vogue, concrete tabletops and benchtops have been a remarkable uplift in their popularity. CoastCrete has installed these tabletops in both residential and commercial properties. From a standard kitchen worktop to installing custom worktops in cafes and restaurants. They offer incredible resilience to damage and heavy usage, making them the perfect choice for these heavy traffic areas.

There are many advantages of a Concrete Table Top, such as:

  • One of the main reasons why concrete table tops are preferred over any other tabletop is because they offer durability. As you know, concrete is hard and can easily resist damage. This feature allows you to enjoy a tabletop that won’t chip or scratch easily. You will have to use extreme force if you are looking to make an impact, and that too would require professional tools. Which means you can easily enjoy durable countertops for years to come.
  • Another great feature of these concrete countertops is that they are completely heat resistant. This means you can use them as you please, without having to worry about any damage. Also, you can use any cooktop or hot pots and pans without harming your countertop in any way.
  • An ideal feature in many restaurants, bars and coffee shops, concrete worktops offer immense style and sophistication while being sturdy and hard-wearing. Perfect for a modern commercial property or commercial refit.
  • Concrete table tops are fairly easy to maintain, and you do not have to keep up with any additional work. Just a proper wipe down once you are done cooking, will get the job done. In addition, keeping up with a weekly routine of a thorough cleanup, with soap and water you won’t have to worry about stains or harbouring bacteria for years to come.
  • These benchtops are a sure way of bringing your home into the modern era, as they allow you to create an appealing and upscale look. When the project is completed, your home will be rejuvenated, giving it a new and sleek feel. These concrete countertops offer a rustic and charming look, that makes the entire kitchen standout.
  • If you’re looking to create a custom purpose BBQ area, a concrete benchtop could be ideal for your project. Being exposed to the wind and rain all year round will not faze a concrete worktop, making it the perfect durable choice for your garden.
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An Overview of the Process

Making a concrete table top can be quite complex, depending on the project. It often requires different tools, and there are multiple steps to finish. But here is a summary of what typically takes place:

  1. Create the mould with particleboard, which is usually coated with melamine.
  2. Mix the concrete to build a unique formula or mixture for the tabletop.
  3. Start pouring the concrete as carefully as possible.
  4. Using a trowel will help fill the whole form.
  5. Make sure there are no bubbles by tamping or slightly shaking the tabletop.
  6. Let the concrete cure by covering it with plastic sheeting.
  7. Allow the surface to dry for about 18 hours or more.
  8. Take the mould apart, removing the slab and pulling away from the borders or edges.
  9. It’s time for the finishing touches. Sand it down to remove any imperfections. Fill visible voids as well.
  10. Finally, apply a sealer once the concrete is cured and clean.

The last step is to install the table top. Let CoastCrete pros do the entire process for you starting from building the mould right up to the installation.

Concrete Table Top FAQs

Unlike marble, granite, and other materials, concrete is more affordable. The total cost will depend on many factors, not just concrete itself. Other considerations include the design, contractor’s skill level and creativity, transportation, and installation.

Also, the thickness, size, shape, finish, and colour can affect the cost. There may also be other additions, including edge designs and decorative aggregates. Customisation will surely be pricier, but it is worth the investment.

Sealers help prevent absorption of water and staining. Make sure you never place anything hot on the sealed surface to avoid ruining it

When properly sealed, concrete table tops are easy to manage. Use a cleaner that is pH-neutral and never use any rough scrubbing pads. Take care of the sealer by avoiding abrasive cleansers as well.

If cut directly, it will indeed cause minor scratches. But the good news is that damage can be limited with the sealer on top, which makes repairs easier.

Natural shrinkage will cause minor cracks to appear. However, they do not affect the structure of the concrete table top. In fact, shrinkage can enhance its look.

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