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Exposed aggregate is a category of coarse particulate material, such as gravel, crushed stone, recycled concrete, sand, or synthetic aggregates. used in landscape design. The exposed effect is created by revealing the natural textures of the aggregate.
Exposed aggregate is a decorative and rugged alternative to standard concrete and is becoming increasingly popular for areas requiring more traction:
- Pool surrounds
- Pool Areas
- Garden Pathways
- Outdoor Entertainment Areas
PROFESSIONAL TIP: Adding glass or polished stones can further increase the attractiveness and distinctiveness of your exposed aggregate finish.
Advantages of Exposed Aggregate
Exposed aggregate provides an attractive, economic, and decorative alternative for those who desire both economy and decorative finish. Exposed aggregate is similar to stamped concrete in cost, depending on color and the actual aggregate chosen, but wins on durability as it will definitely outlast a stamped concrete surface.
Striking artistic effects can be achieved by combining exposed aggregate and stamped concrete finishes.
- For driveways – it can be a stylish, hard wearing and durable surface
- For swimming pool edges/surrounds – the surface can be textured for slip resistance
- For landscaping or pathways in parks and gardens – it performs well in high traffic areas, outdoor entertainment areas, subdivision footpaths and community areas.