Here at the Belarde Company, we have known how beautiful concrete can be.    The image of a drab flat grey concrete surface is no longer the norm.   Architects across the globe are embracing the concept of applying design elements in concrete to enhance the beauty of structures.  We are proud of our history of being the most sought after architectural/decorative concrete contractor in the Pacific Northwest.  This article in The Guardian highlights this growing trend that we a pleased to be a part of Brutal beauty: how concrete became the ultimate lifestyle concept