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keyboard_arrow_upAfricote discusses the use of colour to alter perceptions
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There's no better or more affordable way to freshen up rooms and exteriors than with a new coat of paint. Painting isn't difficult and doesn't require specialised training. All you need is a little patience, practice, and some helpful advice. Recoating your walls in a different colour can change the personality of the entire room without you having to go to the expense of buying new furnishings.

keyboard_arrow_upMarbling effect on acid stained concrete
keyboard_arrow_downMarbling effect on acid stained concrete

Chemstain is an amazing user friendly topical chemical applied to concrete floors or newly plastered unpainted walls, to create a natural stain to the surface in the colour selected (4 standard colours: Bark, Moss, Rust & Blue Stone) for an extraordinary marbling effect of acid stained concrete.

keyboard_arrow_upAfricote recreates rural Italian effect with 15 plaster colours
keyboard_arrow_downAfricote recreates rural Italian effect with 15 plaster colours

Africote’s traditional Stucco is a pigmented powder based plaster, applied by trowel, to create a unique and beautiful rural Italian Plaster effect, ideal for transforming walls, vanity tops and kitchen counters. 

keyboard_arrow_upSeamless stone floors
keyboard_arrow_downSeamless stone floors

Africote supplies a unique, granular stone flooring system that is trowelled onto a concrete base to achieve a beautifully natural finely textured stone carpet appearance. What is unique about their seamless stone floors is the fact that only natural stone is used and not artificially coloured stone. This results in stone colours that are permanent and aesthetically pleasing.