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Stenciled Concrete Design Ideas

Stenciling concrete with deco gel stain is just like using paint and a paintbrush. Get the precision and flexibility of painting with the durable color of concrete acid stain and incorporate multiple colors and textures in just one day’s work.

How Much Does it Cost To Stencil Concrete

Depending on the porosity of your concrete, the cost ranges from $1.37 to $1.83 per square foot if using a product like Direct Colors Deco Gel.

How Long Does Stenciled Concrete Last?

Stenciled concrete can be as durable and long-lasting as any regular acid stain; the color will not fade, chip, or peel away. Make sure to use a good quality Deco Gel, or gelled acid stain, to ensure your etching penetrates the concrete surface. Using a Deco Gel allows you to permanently alter the concrete’s color while attaining a striking amount of design precision and control.

DIY SPOTLIGHT: FAUX FLAGSTONE STENCIL PATIO DESIGN

Stenciling concrete with deco gel acid stain is just like using paint and a paintbrush. Get the precision and flexibility of painting with the durable color of concrete acid stain and incorporate multiple colors and textures in just one day’s work. 

Renee P. of Studio, CA resurfaced her patio removing layers of epoxy paint before Overlaying the surface and acid staining with Deco Gel. She completed the project herself and has provided an account below:

“I resurfaced my back patio, then added the faux flagstone overlay topping. I searched numerous websites to find the right acid stain for the “faux” flagstones. I chose Direct Colors because I liked the Deco Gel Stain Trial Kit and the color selection. Orders were delivered promptly and the website was easy to navigate. I enjoyed acid staining the most.

It was so much fun creating unique yet realistic-looking flagstones. Also fun seeing friends fooled by my handiwork. Direct Colors Deco Gel Stains gave me the look I envisioned.

Great products and great service. I couldn’t ask for more. My old patio caused me to cringe. My new patio makes me smile, especially because I did it myself.”

Faux Flagstone Stencil Acid Stain Color
Faux Flagstone Stencil Colored with Deco Gel

Renee’s Shopping List:

  • 1 Quart Malayan Buff Deco Gel  Stain
  • 1 Quart Cola Deco Gel  Stain
  • 1 Quart English Deco Gel  Stain
  • 1 Deco Gel Trial Kit
  • 1 Gallon Solvent-based, Satin Finish Acrylic Sealer
Deco Gel Trial Kit
Deco Gel Trial Kit
Quart Cola Deco Gel Concrete Acid Stain
Quart Cola Deco Gel Concrete Acid Stain
Quart English Red Deco Gel
Quart English Red Deco Gel Concrete Acid Stain
Quart Malayan Buff Deco Gel
Quart Malayan Buff Deco Gel Concrete Acid Stain
Deco Gel Acid Stained Faux Brick Wall

Learn more ways to use DIrect Colors Deco Gel Stains to color stamped concrete walls