Microcement Walls

Transform Your Space with Microcement Walls – A Durable, Stylish, and Eco-Friendly Solution

Looking for a modern wall finish that looks great and requires minimal maintenance? Microcement walls are taking the interior design world by storm, offering a seamless aesthetic that’s both versatile and long-lasting. Whether you’re considering a sleek industrial style kitchen or an open plan minimalist living area, microcement can transform any space with its unique blend of elegance and durability.

As experienced Forcrete Approved Installers, DirectStone has seen the stunning results of professional microcement application firsthand across a range of commercial and residential settings. We’ll guide you through the process, highlighting the benefits of microcement walls and discussing why the choice of a skilled installer like DirectStone is the key to achieving your dream design.


7 Advantages of Microcement Walls

Microcement walls offer a unique combination of practical advantages and aesthetic appeal that sets them apart from traditional wall coverings. Let’s take a closer look at the reasons why this innovative material is gaining popularity in both residential and commercial spaces.

  1. Fast and Mess-Free Installation – Unlike tiling or plastering, microcement installation is remarkably quick. Since it can be applied directly to existing surfaces like tiles, drywall, or concrete, there’s no need for demolition, saving you time and the hassle of construction debris.
  2. Versatility and Customisation – Microcement comes in an extensive range of colours and textures, allowing you to create a truly bespoke look. From minimalist chic to warm earthy tones, the possibilities are endless. You can even incorporate custom patterns or logos for a unique touch.
  3. Integral Waterproofing – Forcrete’s microcement system has built-in waterproofing, making it ideal for kitchens or bathrooms. This eliminates the need for additional waterproofing sealants or membranes, ensuring a totally seamless and water-resistant finish.
  4. Hygiene and Easy Maintenance – The seamless nature of microcement means there are no grout lines or crevices where dirt and bacteria can accumulate. This makes cleaning easy and contributes to a healthier indoor environment.
  5. Durability and Longevity – Microcement is incredibly durable and resistant to cracking, chipping, and impact. It can withstand high traffic areas and is not affected by moisture or temperature fluctuations.
  6. Expands Visual Space – The continuous, joint-free surface of microcement walls creates an illusion of spaciousness. This is particularly beneficial in smaller rooms or areas where you want to create a sense of openness.
  7. Eco-Friendly – Microcement is a sustainable choice due to its thin application and the fact that it can be applied over existing surfaces, reducing waste. Additionally, Forcrete’s microcement system is formulated with low VOCs (volatile organic compounds), contributing to improved indoor air quality.

These 7 advantages demonstrate why microcement walls are a smart investment for both homeowners and businesses looking to create stunning, functional, and future-proof spaces.

Microcement Interior Design – A Chameleon Material

Microcement’s versatility makes it the perfect canvas for a wide array of interior design aesthetics. Whether you’re drawn to minimalist elegance, industrial chic, or warm, rustic charm, microcement can adapt to your vision.

Minimalist & Modern

Minimalist & Modern

For a sleek, contemporary look, choose a smooth, polished microcement finish in neutral tones like white, grey, or beige. This creates a clean backdrop that allows furniture and artwork to take centre stage. Include microcement floors in a similar shade to create a seamless transition and enhance the sense of spaciousness.

Industrial & Urban

Make the most of the raw beauty of concrete with textured microcement finishes. Choose darker shades like charcoal or rust to create an edgy, urban vibe. Combine microcement walls with exposed brick or metal accents for a true industrial feel.

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Mediterranean & Coastal

Evoke the sun-drenched charm of the Mediterranean with a light, textured microcement finish in shades of blue, green, or white. Combine with natural materials like rattan and linen for a relaxed, coastal vibe.

Warm & Rustic

Bring warmth and character to your space with a textured microcement finish in earthy tones like terracotta, ochre, or brown. This creates a rustic, inviting atmosphere that pairs beautifully with natural wood and woven textures.

Watertight Protection for Kitchens and Bathrooms

Luxurious & Art Deco

Achieve a touch of opulence with a high gloss microcement finish in rich jewel tones like emerald, sapphire, or ruby. Incorporate geometric patterns and metallic accents for a glamorous Art Deco-inspired look.

No matter your style preference, microcement offers endless possibilities to create a unique, customised space. Its adaptability allows you to experiment with colours, textures, and finishes to achieve the exact style and mood you’re looking for.

Professional Microcement Application: Your Assurance of a Flawless Finish

Tempted to tackle microcement application as a DIY project? Before you do, be aware that the thin layers that make up the microcement finish require hand trowelling which demands skill and precision. Attempting DIY microcement installation can easily result in costly errors and disappointing outcomes. Even the slightest oversight in the surface preparation phase can jeopardise the adhesion and durability of the final product.

Choosing DirectStone means eliminating the stress and uncertainty of a DIY approach. Our team will expertly guide you through every stage of the process, from helping you choose the ideal colour and texture to bringing your vision to life with flawless execution. Our commitment to craftsmanship guarantees a durable, long-lasting finish that not only enhances the beauty of your space but also adds significant value to your property.


DirectStone – The Microcement Experts

We’re a family-run business located in the heart of Bedfordshire’s picturesque Wrest Park, and we take immense pride in the transformational change we can achieve with microcement walls and floors solutions. Our dedication to quality craftsmanship and personalised service has earned us a reputation as a reliable partner for homeowners, businesses, and architects across the UK.

While we’re centrally located, our microcement specialists serve a wide area, including London, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, and Suffolk.


Ready to explore the possibilities of microcement for your next project? Contact DirectStone today to discuss your project and we’ll help you bring it to life.


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