I’m feeling a bit overwhelmed. Do you think an average person can do this project?
We understand that starting a new DIY project can be overwhelming. We have tried to make it easy for you by breaking it down into small sections and providing numerous checklists to guide you along the way.
I’m a beginner DIY enthusiast. Would you recommend this project for me?
It is our opinion that you should have experience with several prior DIY projects and also common power tools in order to start this project. This project is extensive, so we recommend that you or a helper of your should have some prior DIY skills in order to tackle this project.
Can I complete this project in a weekend?
It depends. There are many variables that will determine the size and complexity of your project. After taking this course, a single-piece countertop could be started and finished in a weekend. However, multiple pieces or long lengths will probably stretch longer than only one weekend.
Do concrete countertops cost less that granite and quartz?
Yes, when use the methods and preparation in this course. We have found that it can cost 1/3 to 1/4 of those countertop materials including the tools that will need to be purchased.
Is it possible to get the concrete to look like granite or marble?
Yes, if the correct coloring techniques are used. We make several recommendations and resources that show how to add veining and natural-looking finishes.
Are concrete countertops durable?
Yes, they are made from the same stuff that trucks drive on! We help make them both strong, durable, while pretty.
Will I need to re-seal or us special cleaning techniques?
We have found that they will give many years of life without any special maintenance.
What products do I need?
In our course we list out every product that will be needed including reliable suppliers that we have used for each stage of the process.