Colour Rendering Overview

What is coloured rendering?

Coloured rendering is the common name given to render that is coloured. Coloured render is an acrylic render that is more durable and gives off a more natural aesthetic look than painted finishes.

Colour Render

Should I use coloured render?

Deciding between colour acrylic render and paint to be the finishing coat on your cement render/acrylic project is a personal choice. Coloured acrylic renders have been gaining popularity as an alternative to painting:

What colour render brand should I use?

There are many colour acrylic render suppliers so it is not often clear on what brand a customer should select. It is best to discuss your options with your rendering company who will be able to guide you and explain to you which brand they are using for your project and why.

Acrylic Render Finishes

One of the most appealing features of coloured render finishes are the different textures and finishes that can be achieved. With so many brands and so many products there are many options when deciding on your textured finish.

Below is a snippet of different coloured rendered texture finishes

Textured Colour Rendering

Colour Render - Facts and Differences between colour render products

  • Texture: Coloured Renders come in different textured grains and sizes
  • Thickness: Coloured Renders come in different thicknesses varying between 1000 and 2000 microns
  • Gloss Level: Coloured Renders come in both matte and gloss finishes
  • Warranty: Coloured Renders come with different lengths of warranty dependent on product
  • Cost:Coloured Renders have different costs dependant on product, system and colour selected.
  • Internal or External Product:Coloured Renders come in product that can be applied both internally and externally or just internally.
  • Amount of Coats:Coloured Renders come in different system that require different amount of coats.

Below is a gallery of different finish options.

All the colour renders below are coloured acrylic renders. Meaning they are of the highest quality when it comes to render finishes. Most of the finishes below also come in every single paint colour. ALL BELOW FINISHES DO NOT NEED TO BE PAINTED.

Rough Look Render Finish - Popular in homes looking for rustic look

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Gloss Finish – Most popular finish due to its inbuilt sealer and waterproofing qualities.

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Matt Finish - Does not have to be painted but painting can improve its longevity

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Super Fine Finish - The most expensive finish as it require double acrylic coat as each coat is so thin

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Semi Gloss Fine Finish

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Bagged Acrylic Rendering

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Coloured Rendering Benefits

Below is a list of benefits of coloured renders:

  • Comes in different textures and finishes
  • Comes in all the different colours just like paint
  • Longest lasting then painted finishes – paint is 30 micros where as colour renders are at least 1000 microns – making it 30x thicker than paint
  • 1000 microns – making it 30x thicker than paint
  • Long life – colour renders last longer in the harsh Australian weather
  • Full acrylic render formulation - the acrylics we use are full acrylic - not semi or partial
  • Coloured rendering has a natural looking finish that radiates outwards
  • Coloured rendering is water resistant(waterproof rendering) and increases against mould
  • Coloured rendering can be used inside and outside

Rok Rendering - Our 3 Step Coloured Rendering System

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Rok Rendering Specialise in Colour Render Finishes

Rok Rendering are professional when it comes to decorative finishes including coloured renders. We have carried out many colour render projects, meaning you are in capable hands.

Rendering is a large investment for property owners and home renovators so it is important that is done by a professional company the first time.

Coloured rendering comes in all different brands and types making it important an experienced renderer takes ownership of your project, in order for the job to be completed seamlessly.

How we get the job done

Rok Rendering aims to give all our customers the attention they deserve from start to finish

  • Preliminary discussion on what needs to be renderered and what your looking for
  • Project Manager to perform property analysis and give you options and recommendations if you desire
  • Project Manager to answer queries pre-quote
  • Project Manager to conduct a quote of property - including price and timeline
  • Support during project in regards to any queries or issues that may arise
  • End result will be a quality rendering project and a clean work site

Timeline and Cost of Project

The cost and timeline of the project will be set in the quote, though time may vary due to weather

Service Areas

Our team at Rok Rendering has carries out Cement Rendering in Wollongong, Sydney, Canberra and the Southern Highlands. Call us today on 0452 523 921 for a free quote.

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