Faux painting or faux finishing are terms used to describe decorative paint finishes that replicate the appearance of materials such as marble, wood or stone. The term comes from the French word faux, meaning false, as these techniques started as a form of replicating materials such as marble and wood with paint, but has subsequently come to encompass many other decorative finishes for walls and furniture including simulating recognisable textures and surfaces.
There are many different styles of faux finishing to enhance your home. Depending on your home and the desired finish, we can recommend several finishes that really enhance your homes interiors. Listed below are some ideas for you to consider and of course, we will be happy to make some recommendations that help you achieve that distinctive look for your home.
Achieve the look and feel of smooth marble on your walls. Imparts layers of rich, opaque color with delicate tone-on-tone highlights.
Brushed Pearl Finish Paint:
Imparts a dimensional iridescent finish to walls. Brushed Pearl Finish has a subtle, muted effect and is available in a Variety of custom tinted colors.
Brilliant Metals Paint:
Give your walls a distinctive and dramatic flair with the brilliant metal paint look. Available in several colors. This unique finish imparts a vibrant metallic sheen to liven up any room.
Impart the luxurious look and feel of suede to your walls. This subtle, textured finish transforms walls with unique light and dark areas reminiscent of authentic suede.