Faux stone panels – With mass production molds for forming faux stone panels, rock your creation can be made to individual specifications. Faux stone panels are great for falls or other projects where precise measurements are needed for the rock work. Wide stone counter tops can also be made with cement stone molds. It is possible to have multiple castings of faux rocks with these molds. They come in many sizes, ranging from 4 to 18 inches. Many faux stone panels can be created and rock visions realized for a fraction of the cost of buying real rocks
Purchase polystyrene or polyethylene plastic faux stone panels molds. Define an outdoor workspace. A tarp fixed and working. Measure the volume of dried mix that is required for the size-project that is running. Reid-Mix concrete or Portland cement and sand are mixed with water to make of pouring the substance into the mold. Add water in small quantities, mix thoroughly before adding more. Spray the mold with a vegetable spray. Trowel the concrete mix into the molds. Tamp the mold to release any possible air bubbles.
Allow to dry the molds overnight. Cover the cast mold to slow the drying of plastic. Remove the faux stone panels from the mold. Concrete takes to reach a month or more maximum strength. Not rush to step on or applying stress on your stones. Rain or spraying with a hose is actually good for curing concrete. Clean the molds thoroughly with water after use, unless you are going to fill it immediately with another pouring concrete.