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Your guide to Surface Finishes

The choice of surface finish is just as important to the functionality of the laminate as it is to the aesthetics.

  ARPlus 

AR Plus®

Sleek high gloss finish, highly resistant to scuffs and mar abrasions. AR Plus has twice the surface performance of standard gloss laminate.

Chiselled

Chiselled™

Chiselled™ captures the look and feel of hard carved woods.

  Matte

Gloss*

Offers a luxury finish across a variety of colours and patterns. 

Matte58

Matte

The elegant Matte finish brings a natural tone and simplicity to spaces

Grained

Grained

GrainedTM achieves the effect of wood pores just freshly treated.

Gloss

Matte58

Partnered with designs inspired by natural materials, Matte58 delivers a clean and modern look.

Midgrain 

Midgrain

Directional finish used on certain Woodgrain designs. The texture direction runs parallel to the ‘grain’ of the wood.

Microdot 

MicroDot

Playful and modern, MicroDot is a subtle grid of concave dots in a low sheen satin finish, offering a three-dimensional aspect for optical effect.

Naturelle 

Naturelle*

Provides a near natural woodgrain look with an elegant matt finish.

NDF 

NDF*

Ultra smooth with low levels of light reflection, ideal for vertical applications.

Quarry 

Quarry

Subtle surface detail highlighted by a soft polished sheen gives an authentic look of natural materials.

Rigato 

Rigato*

Vertically-orientated raised lines which provide texture and catch light, creating a unique laminate feel.

Sculpted 

Sculpted

Horizontally-orientated finish which catches light. Sculpted finish creates not only a visual but a tactile appeal.

Softmat 

Softmat

A shallow surface texture that is effectively smooth to the touch.

 

*These textures are ideally suited to vertical and light –duty horizontal applications, where laminate will not be in contact with objects that may damage the surface.