6 Creative Precast Concrete Ideas to Explore for Your Next Project

By April 6, 2018News
Decorative wall

Most of the world is built from concrete. But in today’s world, architects, engineers and public works professionals need a solution that offers more affordability and versatility than traditional concrete. Precast concrete—which iscast into a mold and dried in a controlled environment before installation—is quickly becoming a popular alternative to the concrete of the past.

Precast concrete wall systems are versatile enough for use across a variety of projects and purposes. Given concrete’s durability, affordabilityand ability to withstand inclement weather, it’s no surprise that building professionals are realizing that a precast concrete wall is a smart investment.

Economics and durability aside, a precast concrete fence or wall systemis also a visually appealing addition to a commercial, residential or public works project.

Our precast concrete is engineered to imitate a variety of materials such as wood, stone and brick. Beyond our designer lines, our precast concrete systems can be customized to match any color you need.

And here’s the best part: precast concrete can be used for far more than fences and security walls. Want to incorporate this amazing material into your next residential, commercial or public works project? Here are a few ideas to get your imagination going.

Sound barrier

Sound barrier

City living offers a dynamic experience, but factors like noise pollution can put a damper on a project. Our precast concrete wall systems are engineered with sound-buffering technologies to keep noise pollution under control. If you’re looking for an effective, beautiful barrier to cut down on noise, a precast concrete system could be exactly what you needin those high-traffic areas.

Decorative wall

Decorative wall

Design is in the details. Adding the finishing artistic touches to a landscape or project is simple with customizable precast designs. A post, pillar or wall segment could be all it takes to give that entryway or landscape the pizazz it needs. Fit in lights, sconces, metal art, wrought iron or any detail you can imagine and make your decorative wall come alive with character and distinction. And because it’s resistant to weather and fading, your precast concrete wallwill continue to look great years down the road.

Public works

Public works

Public works teams work hard to keep residents safe and happy. A precast concrete wall can conformwith its aesthetic surroundings—or stand out!—while providing the storage, security and sound protection that residents need.

Precast concrete wall systems and precast masonry systemsprovide an excellent way for public works projects to not only be great but look great, too.

Security wall

Security wall

Fences and walls can serve a variety of purposes, but their original design was to provide protection and security. A precast concrete security wall can keep your family or precious goods safe from prying eyes. But security walls don’t have to be merely functional, and our precast concrete proves they can look beautiful, too. Precast concrete wall systemscan mimic the naturallook of wood, brick or stone—minus the cost, weathering and slow installation.

Trash enclosure

Trash enclosure

Garbage and dumpsters are a fact of life, but that doesn’t mean it has to be publicized for all to see. A simple enclosure can turn even your trash bin area into a beautiful work of art. Shopping centers, business parks, apartment complexes and parks are prime candidates for trash enclosures, not only to beautify but also to protect against vandalism and unwelcome solicitors.

Fencing

Fencing

Whether creating a clear boundary lines for your property or keeping kids in and solicitors out, a precast concrete fenceor wall can help achieve your goals. A variety of fence and wall types will achieve the aesthetic look you want. Achieve the warm feel of craft wood, the rustic feel of brick or the sheer elegance of stone at a fraction of the cost.

Wood deteriorates. Stone crumbles. Repairs require significant time and labor. But precast concrete wall systemsprovide a winning solution, not just for their elegance and cost-effectiveness, but for their versatility across industries, projects and needs.

Ready to see how precast concrete fences can help you? Contact our team today for more creative ideas to tap for your next project.

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