Category: Residential

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...


applicArt’s Summer Design Inspiration

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applicArts summer design inspirations Summer is a great time to rethink about how you can change the look of your interiors. At applicArt, we are always thinking about different ways to stay on trend and up to date. That’s why we are here to help by giving you some of our summer inspiration using our most popular products. You might find it quite amazing what you can do with Polished Plaster. Bathroom/ Wetroom Polished Plaster has been used in bathrooms for quite a...


Ideal Home Show 2017 – Event City

Residential Posted: by admin

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Day 1 of the Ideal Home show was a real treat for all who stepped through the doors and gained entry under the Giant table and Chairs.

With stunning visionary pieces, you can be walking through garden ideas, admiring Jacuzzi’s, sitting at Fire pit tables or wondering how big of a garden you will need for the life size driftwood horse sculpture! It really is a feast for the eyes!     From the garden, straight into interiors and home improvements. Here you can grab...


How to get the grey concrete look

CommercialResidential Posted: by admin

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The latest trend in interior design for 2017 is getting the ‘Concrete look’. Not only because of the way it looks but also the fact that it can be used in many different areas of a house or building. At applicArt we have seen a huge increase in enquiries from people wanting the ‘Concrete look’ so we thought we would put this blog together to give you some more information on how you can imitate the look with the added...


Interior design trends for 2017

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After a great start to the year, we wanted to look at what the interior trends will be for 2017. We have looked at what others have said and added in our personal views. We are hoping for 2017 to be the year we really start to see concrete become popular in the domestic market.

What’s in?

Micro cement / Concrete Floor Giving a room a natural look, as well as benefits of levelling, cleanliness and protection. Not only a great look but also...


Easyfloor Micro Cement

CommercialResidentialTrade Posted: by admin

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As well as being experienced applicators of micro cement materials, applicArt are also the UK’s sole supplier and distributor of Easyfloor micro cement. What is it, where do I use it, and can I do it myself? Those questions will all be answered in the article. So what is Micro Cement? Micro cement is a cement based material that is used to seal and cover existing flooring, walls ceilings and other surfaces such as bar tops, work surfaces and tables. Its main benefits...


Why choose Venetian Polished Plaster?

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If you are unfamiliar with polished plaster, it’s a durable, versatile way of re-designing your home for a relatively low cost. There are many options you can go for when thinking about interior redesigns but for the price, quality and overall aesthetics polished plaster comes on top.

So what are the benefits of polished plaster?

Venetian polished plaster has been around for many years and it always looks great. Although it is different to a painted finish, Venetian plaster is a smooth...