How to Make Concrete in Minecraft

Want to build something and wondering How to make Concrete in Minecraft?

I’ll tell you in detail how you can make it with the color of your choice easily.


Concrete requires a pickaxe to be mined. If you mine it without a pickaxe, it will drop nothing.

Block Concrete
Hardness 1.8
Tool pickaxe
Breaking time
Default 9
Wooden 1.35
Stone 0.7
Iron 0.45
Diamond 0.35
Netherite 0.35
Golden 0.25

Things required to make Concrete in Minecraft

How do you make concrete in Minecraft survival?

It is one of the many building blocks in Minecraft. First, we have to obtain its powder then we have to place it in the water to harden it. You only need a few things:

You can collect sand and gravel with a shovel.

Choose your Dye

There are 16 types of dyes are available in Minecraft. You can craft white dye from bones, black dye from ink sacs, blue from Lapiz, red from roses, and yellow from sunflower. Some can be made by combining a white dye with a dye of different colors.


Choose a color you want and make that desired dye. If you Don’t know how to make a dye, see this article to make the dye of your choice in Minecraft.

Make Grey/White Concrete Powder

How do you make White Concrete in Minecraft?

To make concrete powder, you need 4 blocks of sand, 4 blocks of gravel, and a dye of your choice. Place all of them in the crafting table in the same order as shown in the picture below.



It’ll make 8 pieces of it from every 4 sand blocks, 4 gravel blocks, and 1 dye.

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Make Concrete in Minecraft from Concrete Powder

How do you turn concrete powder into concrete?

Now take your bucket and find a water body near you.

Right-click on the water to fill your bucket(PC) or press the LT button(Xbox).


Now place your concrete powder anywhere on the ground and pour water on it from the water bucket. It will turn it into Concrete.

Now put the water back in the bucket by right-clicking on the block(PC) or by pressing the LT button(Xbox).


I hope you find this article helpful.

What are you using Concrete for? Also, let me in the comments which dye you chose for it?

I have more helpful articles too if your Minecraft runs into problems like LAN not working.


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