What is Polished Plaster?

Polished Plaster or Venetian Plaster is a wall and ceiling finish that consists of plaster mixed with marble dust. Venetian Plaster is simply another name for lime plaster too. A spatula and trowel are the main tools. We achieve a smooth surface with the illusion of depth and texture after burnishing multiple, thin layers. There are many types of products used to achieve a Polished Plaster look. For instance, our favorites are Marmorino, Florenzia, and Concrete. 

What is Marmorino Plaster?

Marmorino plaster is a lime plaster used for application on smooth interior surfaces. One can achieve a silk shine lustre and deep transparency of the polished stone or other textured effects. It is based on calcium oxide and is used for interior and exterior wall and ceiling decorations. Marmorino plaster can be finished via multiple techniques for a variety of matte, satin and gloss final effects.

How long does it take to have it installed?

Depending on the size of the project it can take up to 5 days however typical installation takes no more than 3 days. 

What is the main benefit of Polished Plaster apart of its unique look?

Venetian plaster is resistant to mold and mildew. This is because the material is breathable. Therefore allowing moisture to escape from the walls.

What is VOCs?

VOCs are gases that are invisibly emitted from certain solids or liquids and pose both a short term and long term hazard to your health. Apart of widely used chemical paints lime plaster has zero VOCs. Polished Plaster is simply the best choice for the walls and ceilings in your home.

Some of our unique feature walls