Restore the Beauty of Your Old Fireplace with a New Plaster Moulded Fireplace September 3, 2019

Sitting around a fireplace is a great way to stay warm and cosy on a cold winter evening. However, you also want your fireplace to look attractive and add to the appearance of your living room. It is possible to have a beautiful fireplace that will keep you warm. If your old fireplace is beginning […]
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Change Your Dull Living Room Space: Consider Adding Plaster Moulding Décôrs August 19, 2019

If you have a dull living room space, and you want to liven it up in some way, but you just don’t know how, then you will find the information here very helpful, indeed. While there are many ways to add some appeal to your living room, mixing and matching colour schemes, adding throw-rugs, introducing […]
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Common Causes of Ornamental Plaster Moulding Damage August 6, 2019

Plaster moulding is a very old art form that has survived up to this day and age. For example, the highly decorative ornamental plaster moulding of the 16th century architecture is still prized by many people today, as is evident by its wide use in interior and exterior architecture designs today. With the amazing decorative […]
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What are Dado Plaster Mouldings? July 16, 2019

Plaster mouldings have been around a long time, literally for thousands of years. Plaster mouldings have been used in the creation of many famous architectural buildings around the world— many of them still standing with plaster mouldings intact. While there are plaster moulding alternatives, such as wood mouldings and polyurethane foam mouldings, these will eventually […]
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Benefits of Incorporating Ornamental Plasters into Your Home July 2, 2019

Back in the old days, middle-class to upper-middle class houses were just as stately and ornate as the homes of the aristocracy and nobility, albeit in a more subdued way than the latter two. One of the ways they accomplished this was the subdued and tasteful incorporation of ornamental plasterwork into their interior décor. While […]
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Plaster Moulding Corbels for Victorian Hallways June 17, 2019

There is an undeniable charm to Victoriana that still holds people spellbound to this very day. This type of architecture is highly sought-after, and plaster reproductions, restorations, and Victoriana-themed aesthetics abound everywhere. One of the most well-known features architecture is the usage of plaster moulding corbels in Victorian hallways. While this practice dates back to […]
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Why are Plaster Ceiling Roses a Perfect Pair to Chandeliers? June 3, 2019

Chandeliers have long been considered one of the pinnacles of elegant interior décor. Originally integral to indoor lighting, it soon became a status symbol and morphed from the practical to the predominantly aesthetic, until it found a middle-ground wherein it embodied both. In the 17th century, chandeliers could be found in the homes of aristocrats, […]
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Recommendations for Simple and Elegant Decorative Plaster Mould Designs May 16, 2019

Plaster as a decorative element has been the mainstay of architecture since ancient times. Employed to exacting and elegant effect by the Greeks, Romans, Indians, and many other civilisations, plaster became a commonplace building and decorative material with a myriad of applications and uses. Plaster has experienced several eras of highs and lows, and various […]
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Differences between Vaulted Plaster Ceilings and Cathedral Ceilings May 1, 2019

Ceilings are typically flat, and anything that is outside of this norm is generally classified in Western architecture as being either a vaulted ceiling or a cathedral ceiling. Inspired by older aesthetics that have become the mainstay of Western architecture, both the vaulted and cathedral ceiling trace their origins to the dome – an architectural […]
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Plaster Cornices DIY Repairs: Mistakes that Should be Avoided April 16, 2019

Plaster cornices have been a mainstay of interior and exterior aesthetics since the time of the Ancient Greeks. This popularity persisted until late into the Industrial Revolution and dwindled sometime during the early 1960s and on-wards. However, in recent years, there has been a growing revival of interest in plaster cornices for both interior and […]
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