Outdoor kitchens in waxed concrete (summer kitchen)
A outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete is an innovation that combines the mineral beauty of concrete with the functionality of a summer kitchen.
The concrete outdoor kitchen blends in with gardensthe parksthe patiosor on the terracescreating a convivial space for sharing moments of conviviality. family or between friends in a modern aesthetic.
A concrete outdoor kitchen for every style
A versatile material waxed concrete adapts to all styles: whether you're looking for a modern outdoor kitchen or a more rustic ambience, waxed concrete will meet your expectations.
Resistant to weather, UV and temperature variations, waxed concrete is perfect for outdoor living. Marius Aurenti waxed concrete can be used to create the various elements of an outdoor kitchen: sink, work plan, bar.
This hard-wearing material protects against the elements, while adding a mineral touch that elegantly bridges the gap between indoors and outdoors. The frame can be made of breezeblock, concrete, brick or cellular concrete.
With a wide pallet from colors (neutral such as white, black, grey, beige, pastel such as blue, green, or warm such as red, orange) and finishes (matte, gloss, satin), it is easy to combine waxed concrete with other materials such as woodthe stonethe metalor even plastic.
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Building an outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete
The construction of a outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete often includes the creation of a solid, durable work surface.
The worktop can be made from breezeblock or aerated concrete, providing a solid base to accommodate the kitchen elements. Once the structure is in place, waxed concrete can be applied to the surfaces to create an elegant, weather-resistant finish.
The essential elements of a waxed concrete outdoor kitchen can include:
- an outdoor concrete sink,
- a polished concrete bar for serving drinks
- a barbecue, oven (pizza oven, etc.) or hob suitable for outdoor cooking.
- However, avoid exposing waxed concrete directly to sources of high heat, otherwise it will dry out and burn. wood stain and its varnish.
Storage units and furniture in concrete, wood or metal can be added to complete the look.
Inspiration and ideas for your outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete
Here are a few ideas to inspire you in the design of your outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete :
An outdoor worktop in waxed concrete
Choose a outdoor worktop in waxed concrete which extends into a lounge area, creating a space for relaxation and meal in the open air.
A concrete sink
Join a concrete sink or a basin in your kitchen to facilitate cleaning kitchen utensils and food preparation.
A built-in barbecue in a summer kitchen
Install a barbecue embedded in a outdoor concrete bar for a harmonious, functional design.
An outdoor bar in waxed concrete
Create a outdoor bar in waxed concrete with matching bar stools to create a convivial space where you can enjoy cocktails al fresco.
Concrete outdoor furniture
Although you can furnish with metal, wood or plastic chairs or benches, you can also opt for a total concrete look by purchasing waxed concrete outdoor furniture (tables, chairs, benches and deckchairs).
Contrast materials: waxed concrete and wood, metal, plastic...
Use wooden furniturein metal or plastic to add contrast and warmth to your waxed concrete outdoor kitchen.
The advantages of waxed concrete for outdoor kitchens
Opt for a outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete offers many advantages:
- Waxed concrete is a durable, hard-wearing material that is ideal for outdoor use: well-protected, it does not degrade easily.
- Waxed concrete offers a modern yet flexible aesthetic, adaptable to any decorating style.
- Waxed concrete is easy to maintain and resistant to stains and water thanks to stain and varnish finishes.
- The outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete is a convivial space for sharing moments with family and friends in the open air.
Care and protection for the summer kitchen
Visit waxed concrete is a durable and resistant material, but it still requires regular maintenance to preserve its original appearance. To protect your concrete outdoor kitchenit is important to apply a wood staina protective varnish such as a polyurethane varnish or a special paint for concrete. These products offer protection against stains, water and UV rays.
To clean your waxed concrete outdoor kitchen, use a soft cloth and soapy water. Avoid abrasive products that could damage the concrete surface.
In conclusion, the outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete is an elegant and functional option for those who want to make the most of their outdoor space. Whether you choose a modern or rustic design, waxed concrete adapts to every style and guarantees a durable, long-lasting outdoor kitchen.