With over 20 years experience, with techniques and skills passed down through the generations,

Joseph and his team from Texture by Design are leading the way in Acrylic coatings. With an extensive background in Blueboard, AFS sheeting, Zego polystyrene systems, Pod systems, custom decorative coatings – polished plaster / marble textures, we are your one stop shop for alternative building coatings and renovations.

Joseph is so passionate about Texture coating and the building industry, that he studied part time and received his Diploma of Building and Construction.

So please contact us now for your obligation free quote

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Why choose Texture by Design ?
  • 7 year guarantee on materials and 15 years with an elastomeric roll on membrane
  • Quality and service
  • Obligation free quotation
  • Wealth of knowledge
  • Peace of mind
  • We colour your life !!
Why use Acrylic texture over painted render ?
This is what happens to painted render after only a few years of exposure to the elements see picture below
painted render
This is an example of the flexibility of the Vetrofino acrylic texture, it will protect against unsightly cement render cracking and staining
the Vetrofino acrylic texture

 

Acrylic texture will protect against unsightly cement render cracking and staining

The fact is that the combinations of cement render with decorative paints only deliver a short-term decorative solution, which quickly begins to crack and deteriorate thus losing its aesthetic appeal to building owners.

Why choose Acrylic texture over painted sand finish render ?

Generally Builders and Project decision makers are willing to trust that cement based renders painted with conventional decorative paint will give long lasting protection for years. The fact is that the combinations of cement render with decorative paints only deliver a short-term decorative solution, which quickly begins to crack and deteriorate thus losing its aesthetic appeal to building owners.

The initial visual look of painted sponge finish render look is very similar to the most widely specified and used Acrylic Texture “Sand Finish” style desired of today’s contemporary architecture but that’s where the similarities end with a significant performance gap between two types of systems.

Acrylic Texture Coatings – These are 100% acrylic products and the most popular finishes among residential builders & homeowners. These are flexible full acrylic texture coating systems that can accommodate cement render daily stresses caused by expansion and contraction from temperature changes. Acrylic Texture coatings protect against alkali attack and won’t shrink or crack over rendered substrates. These finishes deliver the most uniform, even finish to ensure complete mortar joint blockout and when top coated with a roll on membrane mid build elastomeric topcoat, it provides ultimate protection from atmospheric pollutants, salt air, water ingress, dirt accumulation & carbon dioxide substrate and deliver colour accuracy.