Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects
This is an interesting thing you can make for the garden. You need foam numbers and a mold in any shape and size you want. Make sure you place the numbers upside down. You can put the concrete slab in the garden and let the grass grow inside the numbers
Another interesting thing you can do with concrete is a drawer pull. Well, you’ll probably need to make more than one. It’s easy: you need small cardboard boxes from light bulbs or things like that, concrete and screws.
Concrete is not exactly the best material for a vase but it can be if you make a concrete cylinder or another type of base and you insert a test tube in its center. It’s modern and original
Concrete clocks are easy to make and they’re one of the easiest projects. You can choose any shape and design you want by creating a mold to your liking. Then simply pour the concrete into the mold and attach the clock mechanism
One of the things you want near your iPad or iPhone is a concrete surface. It’s why this project is so surprising. This is a concrete iPad stand. But even more surprising than the choice of material is the way it was made: using a popcorn form.
You can also use concrete to make tiny decorations for your home. For example, here’s an idea you can use for Halloween but also for the rest of the year: find a mold with an interesting shape, like this skull for example, pour concrete into it, let it dry and then take it out. Attach the decoration to cardboard or foam and frame it.
Here are some more beautiful drawer/door pulls made of concrete. These ones were made in a rubber ice tray but any other suitable mold would be just fine
This concrete light bulb wall hook is one of the most interesting projects so far. It has a simple and versatile shape which is perfect for hanging coats, hats and other accessories and it also has a nice industrial look while also being stylish
Another one of my favorite concrete projects is this magnet. These lovely fridge magnets are very easy to make. You need a mold with any shapes you want. You pour the concrete into the mold, you put the magnets on top and you press gently and then you wait for it to dry
Table numbers can have all sorts of interesting shapes and designs but what could be more resistant and durable than a concrete table number? To make these you need paper mache numbers, concrete and spray paint if you also want to add some color