Planter Boxes

Working on the Approach: Curb Appeal and the Home’s Front Aspect

The snow may still be on the ground, but spring is on the way. During this season of birdsong, blooming gardens, and evidence of new growth, many homeowners interested in selling their property can do so to significant advantage. But Read more…

Textured Patio

Turning Awkward Outdoor Space into Your Own Private Grotto: Miniature Patios and Paths

While we at All About Curb are just that, it’s our mission to help homeowners improve general curb appeal by working with concrete in many forms. Whether you’re interested in placing your home on the market or are focused on Read more…

Stamped Concrete Curbing

The Finished Appeal: Concrete Curbs and Paths Bring a Sense of Completion to Your Design

For those of you planning to put your home on the market, easy exterior upgrades often help to improve your presence in the real estate realm. If you’re content to settle into your home, curb appeal can usually provide additional Read more…

Flat Concrete Pad

Don’t Just Dream of Spring: Planning Your Next Garden Upgrade

Winter is a time of rest for the garden. Beneath the surface, spring bulbs prepare for the return of sunlight and soft rain. There is a stillness in the air that magnifies the calls of birds and a clarity of Read more…

Flat Concrete

The Physics of Salt and Water: Efflorescence and Cracking in Older Concrete

You can feel the approach of winter in the air. The days are growing shorter and our cold season has begun here in Utah. In this entry, we would like to talk about two pressing issues that face homeowners with Read more…

Flat Pad

Extending the Season: Greenhouses and Sunrooms Need a Firm Foundation

Autumn brings bright days interspersed with stormy weather. It’s a time of year in which most homeowners are focused on putting their gardens to bed for the coming cold season. But fall is also a time to complete projects that Read more…

Flat Concrete

Out with the Old, But What’s New?: Replacing Aging Concrete Surfaces

The summer is moving towards autumn, and many homeowners in Utah are winding down from a season of outdoor fun and celebration. Now is the time for relaxation and putting ideas for renovation into motion. Curb appeal is one of Read more…

Additional Appeal: Using Borders and Small Projects

Curb appeal matters, whether you’re selling your home or intend to put down roots for the foreseeable future. Summer is one of the best times to complete projects focused on freshening up your outdoor space. New planting beds have time Read more…

Stamped Curbing

The Shape of Summer: Patios and Ponds from All About Curb

As we approach midsummer, long days are often matched by soaring temperatures. This is definitely the season for evenings spent with friends under the open sky, but that pastime requires a suitable space for entertaining. Dedicated outdoor living areas add Read more…

House Driveway

Concrete and Conservation: Indigenous Plants and Water-Wise Concepts

High summer can be a thirsty time in parts of Utah, with the exception of areas in the Wasatch Mountains. And while not all of our great state is considered a semi-arid environment, conservation of that most precious resource is Read more…