Your home defines your lifestyle and your personality. Its interiors, exteriors, furnishing and wall colours- all hint at your taste and preferences. The best way to bring life to your home is by using paints that may be vibrant or sophisticated, depending on your choice. Texture coating system is the latest trend in enhancing the beautifying the walls.
Texture coating gives great finish to the walls, making ordinary cement walls look like rock stone walls or red stone walls. Using subtle roof paint and combining it with a unique texture coating can give your space a unique edge- something that your guests would be talking about to their friends. Texture coating system can be used in the living room, outer walls etc.
Texture coating is like giving an outer dress to your walls so that they look more elegant for a longer duration. Before beginning with the roof paint and texture coating, it is important to render the walls to create a finish in pleasing textures.
There are various tools and equipment used in texture coating that are not used in a normal paint. Some such tools are trowels, mini rollers, Japan scrapers and protective gear such as latex gloves and plastic cover for the floor. Selecting the right texture coating is a critical step. Most textured coatings are made for application on masonry, stucco, cinder block and concrete. Some can also be applied to properly prepared wood and metal. In addition, textured coatings are made for a variety of commercial as well as residential locations. These coatings are extremely versatile, and offer application and performance advantages in interior and exterior locations, and in all types of weather.
While there are several reasons for opting texture coating system instead of a normal paint, here we discuss just a few of them:
Affordable way to shine bright your home without going into major expenses- Texture paint can completely change the look of your cement walls. You can make them look like granite walls or red stone walls or rock stone walls, besides several other unique and visually appealing textures- all this at an extremely affordable rates. While real granite or red stone walls may cost you a fortune, textured wall coatings come at a fraction of that cost.
Prevents dampness in walls- The texture coating system provides protection against penetrating dampness that reduces the life of the walls and weakens them. Especially in case of exterior walls that are exposed to rain and harsh weather, texture coating acts as a protection gear against wear and dampness.
Low maintenance- Unlike normal wall paint or roof paint, texture coating requires little maintenance. You don’t need to repaint the walls every year, when it comes to textured walls. Being a formulated flexible polymer-based coating, it is a long term low maintenance solution.
Covers mismatch bricks and repairs hairline cracks- One of the most important reasons of using texture coating system is to hide any flaws of the wall. Be it mismatched bricks or hairline cracks on the wall, you can hide it all with render and texture paint.
Prolongs life of renders it is applied to- Being durable and long lasting, textured coatings enhance the life of renders that it is applied to. Moreover, it doesn’t shrink or crack over rendered substrates.