Concrete Effects

Franco Finishes offers a range of stone or concrete effects to give a contemporary look when designing a space. Modern trends are based on using concrete effects for flooring and walling. Transforming any space with Franco Portofino polished or matt plaster to give wide scope in design to architects, interior designers or the design team.

Concrete Effects and Finishes

Franco Portofino is a unique plaster formulated by Franco Finishes over 27 years ago. It is able to transverse from internal to external spaces, creating a monolithic  design. Smooth to textured/pitted finishes will achieve uniformity in a space or to emphasise a featured element within the desired look. Industrial-like structures like columns and beams can be plastered to gain control over surfaces and colour.

Detailed specifications are provided for the integration of Franco Portofino, whether it be onto concrete, block & render or timber frame. Architectural details are available to help with sustained design and are all based on traditional Code of Practise BS5262 & the BRE.(British Reach Establishment) and documents such as Appearance Matters.

Franco Portofino can used applied to floors with the restriction that it can only be applied to a minimum screed of 75 mm and in areas on lager than 15 sqm in one bay size.


Franco Finishes Ltd.

The Studio 34 Warren Avenue

Bromley Kent BR1 4BS