Retail and hospitality shopfitting fixtures and furniture
Non-tarnishing and easy to wipe clean
PVD colored stainless steel does not tarnish and is wiped clean with a damp cloth thus keeping cleaning and maintenance costs lower than when using materials such as brass or bronze.
Complements V-Grooving and folding
These panel frames were created using the process of V-Grooving and folding which creates a sharp angle rather than a soft radius on the fold. PVD colored stainless steel sheet can be V-Grooved and folded after coloring.
Co-ordinating fixtures, architectural ironmongery and faucets
Insets in bar front in Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel in Brass Mirror co-ordinate with shelving and bracket detailing as well as the brass upholstery studs used on the bar stools for a completely harmonious appearance. Faucets, lever and pull-handles used throughout the hotel are also in the same material.
Suitable for shopfitting, fixtures and furniture
Color and finishes on shopfitted fixtures can be matched to those used on furniture for greater impact within a design scheme. Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel is easier to machine and handle than materials such as brass, bronze or gold.
Does not develop a patina
The look of brass is appealing, especially in bathrooms however verdigris can develop in these wet areas. Specifying Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel means the avoidance of the development of patina and makes it easier, and cheaper, to maintain a pristine appearance.
Channelling a glamorous brand using consistent materials
Shopfitting often needs to have a look of complete seamlessness utilising high-quality fixtures and also matching furniture. Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel allows all fixtures and fittings to be specified in the same material for a seamless brand look without the expense of using and machining brass, gold or bronze.
Replicates more expensive materials such as gold
Designers of luxurious venues such as casinos, high-end hotels and restaurants would often like to extensively specify gold or brass but the budget cannot meet the volume of material required. Specifying Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel in a gold or in brass means the look of more expensive materials is achieved on an affordable budget. such as gold or brass easier to machine and handle, lower-cost materials and lower cost cleaning and maintenance as there is no tarnishing or patina.
Interior and exterior applications
Double Stone Steel PVD colored stainless steel is weather and corrosion-resistant and can therefore be used as a retail and hospitality exterior finish. It also enables the continuation of the material specification from the exterior through to the interior of the building.
A broad range of colors as well as custom colors
Creative specifiers such as the architects for this famous Knightsbridge store in London did not keep to one color but used a palette of three including a “foil” of uncolored mirror stainless steel. In addition they commissioned a bespoke colour, Nickel Bronze, to achieve the design palette they had set out to evoke a specific era.