concrete countertop

The success of a concrete countertop project depends on following a good process.

  1. Create the forms from a smooth, nonporous material like melamine.
  2. Provide ample support with rebar and reinforcement wire.
  3. Coat the forms with a lubricant, so they will release easily.
  4. Use a concrete mix designed specifically for countertops. The added plasticizers will make the mixture flow well with less water, and the formula minimizes shrinkage.

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Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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