A concrete patio is one of the most popular choices when it comes to landscape/hardscape design and installation. Concrete patios are perfect for townhouses with small yards or for homes with big backyards. A concrete patio is a versatile option for homeowners looking to add some texture to their backyard or as a way to entertain family and friends. You can also pick from a variety of shapes and designs. If you are thinking of hardscape options for your home, here are some reasons why a concrete patio works.

concrete patio and trees

Easy to Install

Unlike other hardscaping options, concrete patios are quick and easy to install. After the concrete is poured, you can use it in about 1-2 days. How great is that? You don’t have to wait weeks to enjoy this addition to your home.


Looking for an affordable hardscaping option? A concrete patio is it! This is one of the most affordable features in hardscaping. The easy installation and affordable material allow it to be a great choice for those looking for a more affordable hardscaping option.

Low Maintenance

One of the awesome things about concrete patios is that you can maintain it looking great with minimal care. Once you do your weekly or monthly cleaning of the house, just go outside sweep your patio and give it a quick wash. It really does not take much to maintain it.

concrete patio behind house

As you can tell, we think very highly of concrete patios. They are a great choice for anyone looking to add something new to their outdoor space. If you are in need of landscape/hardscape design and installation near Lake Anna give Sacra Custom Homes a call at 540-582-2397. We have been designing and installing hardscape and landscape designs for over 27 years.

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