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Old 04-09-2012, 11:40 AM   #1
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I just finished making a few sample countertop pieces experimenting with colors and aggregates. Does anyone know how I can acheive the color of the attached photo or something similar? I like it because it's not highly polished but has a marble look to it. Thanks
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Old 04-09-2012, 12:27 PM   #2
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That looks like natural concrete to me.

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When you say natural concrete do you mean just regular concrete? What the difference? I've been experiementing with concrete countertops. I've made a few slabs using the cheng pigment, but haven't found the right shade/color yet. I saw that picture and really like the color.
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He means plain concrete with no colour added. I would agree although the sand and aggregate also affect the colour to a certain extent. The cement brand used could also have an effect. Some manufacturers add whiteners since many people like whiter looking sidewalks.
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Ok, thanks!!
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