Innovative Kitchen Design with Microcement
Our kitchens are more than just spaces for cooking; they are where we gather with family, entertain guests, and create memorable meals. As the heart of the house, our kitchens not only need to look stunning but also be practical, easy to maintain, and durable. This is precisely why microcement has emerged as the preferred choice among architects and homeowners alike, offering numerous advantages for modern kitchen design.
Microcement is a versatile material that can transform your kitchen in exciting ways. At DirectStone, we have witnessed an increasing number of homeowners choosing microcement to cover their floors, walls, and even worktops. What sets microcement apart is its limitless colour palette, allowing you to create a kitchen that perfectly complements your taste and style. It’s no wonder that microcement is swiftly revolutionising kitchen aesthetics and functionality.
DirectStone is leading the way with its use of microcement in kitchen of all shapes and sizes. Microcement coating consistently delivers stunning results, regardless of your kitchen’s dimensions or design aspirations. As approved installers of the renowned Forcrete Microcement system, we take pride in offering durable, low-maintenance flooring and wall solutions.
With our extensive experience in working with microcement flooring and walls, we are able to offer a unique perspective on the its uses and applications. We understand the distinctive qualities, advantages, and creative possibilities that it brings to kitchen design. Our team is genuinely excited about the opportunities that this versatile coating offers, and in this article, we are thrilled to share our knowledge with you.
The Benefits Of Choosing Microcement For Your Kitchen
Opting for a microcement kitchen offers a host of advantages, no matter the scope of your project. Here are the key benefits:
- No Building Work Required. Microcement can be applied on top of existing tiles, flooring, or concrete surfaces, eliminating the need for extensive construction work. This results in a dust-free, hand-crafted process that minimises disruption to your kitchen.
- Customisable Colour Palette. DirectStone offers an almost limitless range of colour options, allowing you to match RAL, Pantone, NCS, and high-end paint manufacturer colours. If you have a specific shade or hue in mind, our team is ready to collaborate with you to achieve your desired look.
- Spacious, Easy-to-Clean Surface. The continuous microcement surface, devoid of joints, creates an illusion of expansiveness and maximises natural light in your kitchen. Moreover, it’s incredibly easy to clean, requiring only soap and water, eliminating the need for specialised cleaning products.
- Waterproof Reliability. In a kitchen where spills are inevitable, a waterproof surface is essential. Forcrete microcement offers integral waterproofing in every layer, with sealers applied to reinforce the surface and boost its resistance to stains.
- Compatible with Underfloor Heating. Microcement flooring is an excellent match for electric or piped underfloor heating systems, thanks to its thermal conductivity. Enjoy a warm and inviting kitchen space throughout the year.
A microcement kitchen not only provides you with an aesthetically pleasing space but also a practical and low-maintenance solution that stands the test of time.
What Kind of Microcement Kitchen Will You Create?
While microcement is a product of the urban aesthetic that has defined the last two decades, its versatility knows no bounds when it comes to kitchen styles. The DirectStone team has witnessed microcement seamlessly adapt to various design themes, and here are four captivating ways it has excelled: