Concrete Balusters for Smarter Home Design
Originating from Europe various forms of architecture use concrete balusters in their design including royal buildings and castles. Stone baluster balconies are currently popular and are a throwback to ancient times when beautiful structural design often incorporated solid stone pillars. Today you may find them ideal on your terrace, as part of a retaining wall or a stone balcony.
Stone masons, the architectural geniuses of an era gone by, are hard to find in modern times however baluster forms are fashioned with molds to replicate concrete baluster designs of any age. Ease of use and cost effectiveness are both benefits in many molded designs instead of costing a fortune, renovation specialists find saving money without loss of artistic effect appealing to home owners.
Install precast concrete balustrades on a second floor balcony and they will look as fantastic in ten years as they do today, stonework is durable. Many different designs and styles can be found at your local hardware store but you may have to ask for a stonework catalog since these are also heavy to keep in stock.