Combining beauty, durability and low maintenance are just some of the reasons why homeowners all over the country are choosing colored and stamped concrete for their pool decking. Decorative concrete pool decks give you a vast array of design options that are simply just not possible with other decking materials. There are many different stone, tile and brick patterns to choose from and even wood-grain textures and finishes. Using stains and many different powder pigments, Columbus Stamped Concrete is able to match the color of any natural stone, or mix a custom color to perfectly match your house or landscape. When the concrete is sealed properly, it is easily able to resist any harsh pool chemicals, constant exposure to water, and reduces the color from fading in the sun. Often the concern with a concrete pool deck is it being slippery when wet. You can easily resolve this problem and improve over all traction by mixing a non-slip grit additive into the sealer. If the pool is in an area that is constantly in the sun, you may want to consider a tones such as sand or pearly white to keep the concrete temperature cooler through the summer months. Terracing your pool deck area is another great idea to provide you with multiple zones for both lounging and recreation. There are plenty of other cost efficient and aesthetically appealing reasons to go with a concrete pool patio versus a traditional wooden deck. It has long lasting capability that is just as important as looking amazing. A decorative concrete pool deck is the best way to finish off your in-ground pool in many different ways. So call Columbus Stamped Concrete today to go over any and all options available and let us customize the perfect backyard pool area for you!