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Keeping up with the latest colour trends

General Posted: by Applicart

Keeping up to date with the latest interior trends does not require rearranging your whole house, even the smallest touch of change such as new colours can modernise you home!

Look no further, we have found the colour trends coming up this year and how you can include Polished Plaster and Micro Cement to achieve these colour tones. Woodland Shades Mushroom greys and warm browns are in this season, bringing a touch of the outdoors in. Mushroom in itself is a distinctive colour,...

Mood board of the month – February

General Posted: by Applicart

Its time to freshen up your living areas, and what better way to do so than by adding some bright colour tones to your interiors! We are all about vivid colours in 2019, from easy lavender to electric blues.

Our February mood board is all things radiant, starting of with a background of textured Marmorino Venezia with Metallics. The featured Metallics, from the Metallique brochure, are EM 03 & EM 07, Copper and Silver tones. Marmorino Venezia can be used in...

Top Interior Design Trends of 2018

General Posted: by Applicart

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Now that 2018 is over, we can take the time to look back on the top 5 Interior Design trends of the past year, and upcoming trends as we go into 2019.

Among many popular Interior design trends in 2018, 5 came out on top: Bold colours, Mixed finises, Metallics, The return of Black and Earthy colours. Bold colours Just a splash of bold colour in a room's decor can make all the difference. Along with bold colours such as neon yellow or red,...

It’s not the January Blues

General Posted: by Applicart

New year, new you, right?

How about new year, new walls!

Whilst new years resolutions don't even make it to the end of January, a Polished Plaster and/ Micro Cement  feature wall / floor outlives all resolutions. If you are without inspiration, no need to worry, we have it covered... For this months mood board, we went with tones of blue and a touch of white. The background board is Marmorino Venezia Travertino. This textured product is great for a desired look of...

Thinking outside the box, quite literally…

General Posted: by Applicart

Gardening, something which some view as a chore, some view as a hobby and other view as an occupation. However, Euro Planters view gardening as a lifestyle. Euro Planters are the leading British manufacturer of Glass Reinforced Plastic planters; bespoke hand designed planters to make gardening that much easier. When our clients asked us to create a customised planter in a Rust Effect, we were excited to get the project started. DeCorten Rust has been used for several areas, from table...


Mood board of the month – December

General Posted: by Applicart

As the evenings get darker, and the mornings get colder, we start layering up our clothes like there's no tomorrow! Winter is one of my personal favourites when it comes to the four seasons. Who doesn't love turning the heating on full whack and watching Christmas films on repeat. Our December mood board represents all things wintry, with icy and festive tones. A variety of our products feature on this months mood board, including a new product to our range, Metal...

Getting the Summer Look

Residential Posted: by admin

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As the clocks go forward and the days get longer we like to look ahead and see what we can do in and around our houses to make them fit for summer. We have some great examples of how our products have been used in both exterior and interior areas to get you excited for the summer months A very popular product we have is Micro Concrete, this is due to the aesthetic appeal and versatility. Its strong feel means it...


New year, new home! 6 ways to improve your interiors for 2018

GeneralResidential Posted: by admin

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We are always looking into new ways to stay on top of trends and there is no better way to start the year by looking at what is ‘in’ and what is ‘out’. We have looked at some of the industry’s biggest publications to see what everyone is talking about and how we can give you the desired looks.     Textures Using different textures throughout a room will be a trend to pick up this year, whether this is in your furniture or...

Add the festive spirit to your home all year round

Residential Posted: by Applicart

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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Time to fill your home with festive spirit.

As Christmas is quickly creeping upon us, we decorate our homes in jubilant colours creating a magical atmosphere. But there is nothing stopping us from having these festive colours light up our home all year long. Why only get into the festive spirit in December when you can have the festive feeling all year round with our Polished Plaster finishes. Here are some of many Plaster finishes...



Portrait Pools NEW showroom

CommercialGeneralResidential Posted: by Applicart

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applicArt continues to strengthen its relationship and collaboration with Portrait Pools - The Design Centre as their NEW showroom opens in Bollington, Cheshire. applicArt are proud to have completed several interior swimming pool projects during 2016 & 2017 in collaboration with Portrait Pools – The Design Centre, one of the UK'S most prestigious swimming pool design and installation companies. This association and close working relationship with Portrait Pools Design Centre has lead to applicArt's expertise in Italian Decorative Polished Plaster Finishes being...