If you’re looking for a luxurious way to spice up your backyard lounging area, a backyard kitchen using a concrete countertop may be just what you need. 

Backyard kitchens are growing in popularity and are supported by highly durable concrete countertops and structures that can endure the harshest of weather conditions.

Check out how a concrete backyard kitchen can quickly become your new social centerpiece.


There are numerous reasons to consider constructing your new food prep area using a concrete countertop behind the house. The most notable one is that an eye-catching kitchen supported by elegant concrete structures adds striking visual appeal to your home and landscaping. Whether you’re entertaining guests or spending an evening with a family, your new installation promotes class and elegance for all who are enjoying it.

Another surprising benefit is that outdoor concrete countertop is likely the more affordable kitchen option. Many homeowners spend a lot of time and money locating and installing the perfect granite, quartz, or other engineered stone countertops inside the home.

Concrete is not only incredibly durable, but requires almost no maintenance despite being outdoors and constantly exposed to various elements. It’s smooth, hard surface makes it ideal for prepping food and easy cleaning, as well.

Your concrete kitchen will also be able to affordably blend in with other concrete structures such as an outdoor fireplace, patio, border walls, and much more. All of this can be created and maintained for far less of the cost than using fancy expensive stones outdoors. You can even decorate and personalize your concrete structures due to the ease and convenience of stamping concrete before it dries and hardens.

Outdoor Cooking Also Benefits Indoors

By relocating your cooking area to your backyard, you free up an incredible amount of space that would otherwise be used for food preparation and dining inside the home. This gives homeowners greater freedom and versatility for how they choose to utilize the extra space.

In addition to building your kitchen at a lower cost, you can also actively save on energy expenses. Many outdoor kitchens utilize gas grills to capture the feeling of an everyday backyard cookout. Even if you do opt to wire some items to electricity, the family can enjoy the outdoors and natural lighting without having to use up electric and cooling systems inside.

Lastly, you’ll be able to free your home of unwanted cooking odors. Cooking outdoors allows smoke and smells to quickly escape without permeating to other rooms within the home. It also makes it so that you don’t have to use additional fan power to suck up those odors before they have the chance to do so.

Hire A Concrete Contractor You Can Rely On – ALMAND BROS.

Almand Brothers are the most trusted name in South Jersey concrete construction and renovation. We have over forty years’ experience designing, building, and managing concrete projects of all kinds. If you’re planning to liven your home and landscape with a concrete backyard kitchen and lounge design, look no further than us. Get in touch today.

Be sure to browse our portfolio of work to see how we can improve the look of your home! For all other questions and concerns, be sure to give us a call at (856) 333-3333.