Design Tips by Peter Colquhoun

Let Peter take you on a journey from your driveway to your backyard. Our aim is to help you get to the heart of powerful and everlasting design for your home. Look down and consider what’s possible using Geostone exposed concrete.

Inspirational Projects

Geostone Driveway

Geostone Driveway exposed aggregate concrete installed by BCS Concreting Services in Rye on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula Was this post helpful? Yes No

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Pool Surrounds Brisbane

This Geostone Blackwoods product with a beige oxide was sandblasted to give a very light even exposure around the pool. The concrete was installed by Rino Martinelli of Depat Pty Ltd. Was this post helpful? Yes No

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South Perth Foreshore

This landscaping project on the shores of the Swan River in South Perth was completed by Phase 3 Construction for the City of South Perth in 2015. The exposed aggregate concrete product was produced by Holcim to the client’s specifications. …

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Mills Beach Paving

Geostone Golden Beach exposed aggregate concrete installed by A&V Creative Concrete at Mills Beach on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula. Was this post helpful? Yes No

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Yarrabilba Parklands

From the outset, Eureka Landscapes establish a partnership with their clients’ to understand a project’s design – grasping not only the brief and the drawings but also the vision, ethos, and creativity. This level of understanding, supported by a high-level …

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Averna Homes

A selection of stunning driveways, outdoor areas and pool surrounds complement these beautiful properties from Averna Homes in Perth. Was this post helpful? Yes No

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House with Tennis Court

The owners of this impressive home chose our Western Port exposed mix, however instead of a grey concrete base they chose to add a charcoal colour which showcases the grey granite throughout this Geostone product. Was this post helpful? Yes …

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House with Driveway and Pathways

The Geostone driveway installed for this architecturally designed home was completed by Luke Ellis from L&R Coastline Concreting. The home owners wanted a Geostone product that wasn’t too bold so they chose our Platinum mix which ties in nicely with …

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Rosebud Foreshore

This project was completed for the Mornington Peninsula Council by local Civil Company, Maw Civil, whilst the playground works were completed by Glascott Landscapes. Our Golden Beach exposed mix which was used for this project compliments the natural surrounds of …

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The Laneway

Being in close proximity to the Rosebud Foreshore upgrade, our Golden Beach exposed mix also features in this project which was completed by Maw Civil for the Mornington Peninsula Council. Was this post helpful? Yes No

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White House with White Driveway

This residential home was completed by Luke Ellis from L&R Coastline Concreting for local builder Darren Mountain. This particular product is our Sorrento Blue exposed mix which is a perfect match for the colour schemes chosen for this build. Was …

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Stocklands Estate Willowdale Park

Kosciuszko Honed/pumpable exposed mix (released in January 2017). The concrete was installed by Greater West Landscapes. Was this post helpful? Yes No

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Bowen Place Crossing

Bowen Place Crossing, the pedestrian underpass apart of the Lake Burley Griffin basin loop. This project won the Walter Burley Griffin Award for the design of the $10 million project at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2016 National Architecture Awards. …

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Looking for a versatile material that suits a range of surfaces? The Holcim Geostone range offers a number of possibilities and options for people looking to renovate their home and create a fresh new look. To give you some ideas as to how you can incorporate Geostone Exposed Concrete solutions around your home, check out our gallery of successful Geostone outfittings from the homes of some of our satisfied customers. At Holcim, as we are dedicated to customer satisfaction and we’re inspired to deliver high-quality materials at competitive prices.

There are numerous options available for your outdoor spaces. Contact us today for even more inspirational options and to see what we can come up with for your specific home and project.