--Sarah Susanka, author of The Not So Big House and Creating the Not So Big House
"Over the past decade, the most requested article from our back issues has been about making concrete countertops. And more than anybody, Fu-Tung Cheng has been the innovator calling the public's attention to concrete as a material worthy of the finest interior detailing. This is the kind of book that will make you see a common material in a whole new way, and maybe even make you want to roll up your sleeves and play with it." Chuck Miller, Special Issues Editor, Fine Homebilding Magazine
"This book celebrates the beauty of design drawn from nature.. Fu-Tung Cheng demonstrates that we can bring art and creativity back home in sustainable architecture that is both timeless and elegant." -----Alice Waters, Chez Panisse restaurant
It is well written; nice, clear photography and very helpful step-by-step instructions on how to do it right.
Second, the author makes a reference to plastic cabinet legs being inadequate to support a concrete countertop.
I recommend this book to anyone interested in creating with concrete things that are outside of the mainstream.
Lots of step by step instructions. I plan to make a concrete table top this winter with the help of this book. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Bob Rieth
Good book/Tool. Before deciding to do my own concrete countertops, I watched all kinds of videos online which gave me many tips and the confidence to do them, but this book dotted... Read morePublished 1 month ago by joseph e salgot
Great read, anxious to make the countertops and feel more confident with this book.Published 1 month ago by Coach K
You can look up all the DIY blogs you want, but nothing is as good, detailed, or lovely as this book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by S. Mcmurray