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What Kind of Paint Do You Use on Concrete Bird Baths

What Kind of Paint Do You Use on Concrete Bird Baths?


decorative-bird-bath-mold WildWorldWoman shows how easy it is to make a decorative cement birdbath basin using glass dishes as a mold. The patterns in the dishes not only gives this bird bath decorative details but also a textured surface for the birds to stand on. For extra texture she adds sand to the lip of the bowl. Once the cement is dried you can stain or paint your birdbath to give more color for added interest.

from So You Think You're Crafty

Concrete Leaf Yard Art Tutorial

Concrete Leaf Yard Art Tutorial - So You Think You're Crafty


You can see the difference of how a cement bird baths can be painted to give them color and pizazz. By Creative Kismet.


Birdbath - how to paint concrete bird baths. Clean with soap/water (bleach if needed). Rinse thoroughly and allow to dry. Apply concrete sealer; dry. Apply masonry primer; dry. Paint as desired; dry. Apply exterior sealer; dry. Fill bird bath with water and enjoy. Be sure to let bath dry completely between each step/coating. Try to use non-toxic materials.

from DIY Joy

These DIY Concrete Hand Planters are Easier to Make Than You Think

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from Hometalk

Make a sparkling birdbath with glass marbles

Colorful Marble Bird Bath -

from FabDIY

DIY Concrete Leaf Bird Bath

Bird baths are really fun and many people make them in order to see if birds come to sit there or they buy birds of their own. You can make this in about 25 minutes or so and have a nice bath for birds or just have it for decoration...

from Better Homes and Gardens

DIY Concrete Projects

Concrete is the ideal material for outdoor decorations due to its weatherability and solid nature. Create your own fountain by filling a circular concrete basin with water and river rocks.