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Solus firepits and water features are installed in restaurants, public gardens and resorts around the world. Where locations are open to the public, we invite you to visit, see how beautifully they enhance these lovely locations, and support our customers. Our featured projects are just a sampling of some places where our fire pits and self-contained water features are seen, so please contact us if you don’t see a location near you.

Save a Date – Calling all Buyers, Landscape Architects and Design lovers!

Wow! One of the busiest trade show seasons that Solus Decor has ever seen in its 16 year history is ...
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A Tribute to Mr. Solus – Mr Ilie Avram

A Tribute to Mr. Solus - Mr Ilie Avram
Written by Mr. Brad Carpenter, on this sad day as Mr. Ilie Avram is laid to rest.  MartesSolus. "It is ...
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Making the Case for Sustainable Concrete Design

Making the Case for Sustainable Concrete Design
At Solus, we take a very practical approach to sustainability, specifically working on how we can use as little energy ...
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Solus Recycling Series – Part 2 – Everything Else!

Solus Recycling Series - Part 2 - Everything Else!
Last recycling news blog, we got pretty dramatic and compared recycling our Hand Cast Concrete with a herd of elephants! ...
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Solus Decor Recycling Series – Part 1 – Concrete Elephants!

Solus Decor Recycling Series - Part 1 – Concrete Elephants!
Since its inception 16 years ago, Solus has been conscious of its waste stream. Background Six years ago, we started ...
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Solus Helps – Filling an Empty Bowl.

Solus Helps - Filling an Empty Bowl.
Solus Decor is truly proud to support Project Empty Bowl 2012  in support of A Loving Spoonful!  This year  Project ...
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Mi Casa, Mi Concrete Casa!

Mi Casa, Mi Concrete Casa!
“Every Home is A Castle”, or at least one would hope that one would feel that way about where you ...
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Concrete Basics – The Curing of Hand Cast Concrete

Solus hemi fire pit in halva colour, lit near green pool at dusk
Concrete Basics : Concrete is one of the most ubiquitous construction materials on the planet - and for good reason. It ...
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Fire Pits & Outdoor Rooms Can Increase Real Estate Value!

Fire Pits & Outdoor Rooms Can Increase Real Estate Value!
Fire Pits & Outdoor Rooms Can Increase Real Estate Value! We all know, or can at least imagine, the comfort ...
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Solus Fire Pit Client Brings Home the Hardware!

Solus Fire Pit Client Brings Home the Hardware!
Solus Fire Pit Client Brings Home the Hardware! We recently received an e-mail from one of our valued customers that ...
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Solus Dealers: Introducing BonaVista LeisureScapes

Solus Dealers: Introducing BonaVista LeisureScapes
Solus Dealers: Introducing BonaVista LeisureScapes On a recent January day, I had the pleasure of visiting Jennifer Gannon at the ...
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A Concrete Education – Karla Tull-Esterbrook

A Concrete Education - Karla Tull-Esterbrook
Meet Karla Tull-Esterbrook, a third-year Industrial Design student at Emily Carr University of Art & Design in Vancouver. She is ...
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BC & Calgary Home & Garden Show

Elevated Halo Fire Pit
It’s BC & Calgary Home & Garden Show Time! Solus products will be making appearances at both the BC & ...
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The Drake Hotel FirePit

The Drake Hotel FirePit
The Drake Hotel in Toronto has been a multi faceted hotel/entertainment/art and top rated coffee house for Toronto culturists since ...
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#IDS 12 – Memories and Favourite Things.

Solus all weather fire pit cover
#IDS 12 – Memories and Favourite Things. Thanks to everyone who came to see us at the 2012 edition of ...
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4,000 Concrete Relationships with more to come at #IDS12 !

4,000 Concrete Relationships with more to come at #IDS12 ! It is thanks to many referrals from designers, contractors and ...
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