Recently, natural materials are very popular. This is a tree, a stone. It is about the last version and will be discussed.
Previously, the finishing of the balcony with a stone was not so much in demand, because the price segment and the large weight of the material were taken into account.
Now experts have made similar material, which is more practical, costs several times less. With the help of such a substitute you can easily perform installation work yourself, without resorting to the services of specialists.
This type of material is easy to care for, and also has many other qualities. About them, and its other characteristics it is worth stopping and talking in more detail.
If you are not sure what type of material to choose, then consider a few points.
Natural stone is a traditional finishing option, its price is quite high, at the same time it is heavy, it will be inappropriate for a small balcony.
If we talk about the decoration of a balcony with a decorative stone, then it is worth saying that its composition is cement, sand, ceramics, paint, and other components.
Every year, technology and composition change, manufacturers are looking for new solutions to improve the formulation, so that even the most fastidious buyer will find his own.
Balcony decoration with artificial stone is safe and does not harm health. Also, comparing these two species, non-natural is very close to a real stone. In appearance, they are practically no different.
Decorative stone on the balcony is different color depth, modulations. At damage of an artificial material, color will not change. Another difference analog is smooth and easy care.
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If you choose the material for durability, then give preference to natural.
Finishing the balcony under the stone is easier with the use of an artificial counterpart, because it is easier to cut, fit without any problems.
Assembly robots can be done by yourself. This can not be said about natural material. Only a specialist will be able to properly and accurately perform finishing work.
The price of artificial material, respectively, below. One square meter ranges from 1000 to 2000 rubles.
So, analog is also an excellent choice. Now you need to choose the right type of this material.
Manufacturers offer many analogues that differ from each other in their texture. Allocate basic types:
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- analogues of polished stone;
- analogue of natural material in the form of uneven chipped panels;
- analogues of natural colorful colors, unusual color combinations;
- analog of brick material.
It is not necessary to trim the entire area, you can use artificial material only for a small area. It all depends on your preferences. Usually, stone corners are covered with stone.
The remaining areas are painted over. With the right combination of colors and shades you can achieve a fairly good result.
Important! It can be clearly seen on the photo of the decoration of the balcony with a stone, which will be complemented by flowers. Green decoration is the best option available to everyone. Thus, your balcony can become a winter garden, please the eye and become the envy of many.
Design balcony stone
Experts advise to use a stone in the design of rooms, a balcony is not an exception.
If you are not able to purchase natural material, use its almost identical counterpart.
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The stone will perfectly fit into any situation, make it more colorful and lively.
Decorating the surface with small accessories, such as flowers, plants, you greatly improve the situation.
Decide which part should be finished this way. After all, if only a part, for example, corners, the rest of the space can be painted in the appropriate color.
Prefer neutral, beige, sand shades. They always win, because they can be supplemented with other combinations, they will fit any style design.
Do not be afraid to experiment, and then everything will turn out.
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