YOU MIGHT HAVE HEARD IT CALLED POLISHED PLASTER, MARMARINO, OR POLISHED STUCCO – WE CALL IT VENETIAN PLASTER AND HAVE PULLED TOGETHER THE THE HARD AND FAST FACTS ABOUT THIS BESPOKE FEATURE WALL FINISH.
FAST FACT 1: It is completely natural
Unlike paints it does not need to be reapplied over and over to keep its form.. Being lime based means it is breathable and perfectly suited to those looking to build a sustainable home or eco home.
FAST FACT 2: It can be finished to mirror like finish or a soft iridescent glow
Depending on your preference, Render it Oz Artisans can burnish your new polished plaster wall to a high shine or a understated glow.
FAST FACT 3: Can be tinted any colour to suit
Only limited by your imagination, polished plaster can be tinted to suit your building or renovation project.
FAST FACT 4: Suited to Interior or Exterior areas
One of the joys of using a lime based polished plaster in your home is its natural ability to repel mould and mildew making it perfect for exterior areas as well as interiors too.
FAST FACT 2: Versatility
With Venetian plaster you can create an amazingly smooth, concrete look finish. Get that polished concrete industrial look you desire using Venetian plaster. Incredibly versatile and able to be tinted to a dark concrete or light concrete colour, you and your guest will be running your hands along its smooth surface every time you walk past it. Venetian plaster can also be finished to a more rustic or matte finish too.
FAST FACT 6: It will last a lifetime
Being a lime based plaster, Venetian plaster has natural antibacterial properties, making it resistant to mould and mildew. It is also less likely to crack unlike cement based finishes. Colours may fade slightly over time but the shine will last indefinitely, especially if cared for properly and gone over with a finishing wax every few years.
FAST FACT 7: You’ll be the first to have it
Being a bespoke wall finish that is not overly used in design, it is unlikely you’ve ever seen this finish at your friends house or anywhere else.
If you are looking for something a little different to add wow factor to your home or are looking at sustainable building or eco homes, then add Venetian plaster to your list of considerations.
Talk to our artisan today about applying a polished plaster by phoning Gorni on 0415 310 802 or send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can arrange to come and see you.