Design Series: The Industrial Look

July 5, 2017

The Industrial Look is no longer limited to lofts and refurbished warehouse apartments. Its popularity now spans not only residential design but also commercial and retail spaces. When it comes to industrial style, simplicity and functionality are the order of the day.

Think exposed beams, pipework and masonry; the combination of raw timber, stone and metal and high ceilings with large windows where natural light beams through to breathe warmth into those hard surfaces.

Typically, an industrial look is created with accents of darker neutral tones, from mid grey to charcoal to black. Open shelving, tracked lighting or bare globe pendants, large open plan spaces and vintage furniture all add to the appeal of this design.

Image credit: Miss Moneypennys, Noosa, Qld

A large array of products from Sareen Stone’s range of natural stone and porcelains will fit into your industrial look but we highlight 3 of our favourites below that will really set the tone for this design style:

1. Basalt comes from volcanic rock and is a highly versatile option as it is suitable for the outdoors and perfect too for wet areas inside such as bathrooms and the laundry.

2. Atlantic Grey Granite  in a honed finished for interiors including the bathroom and kitchen areas. Atlantic Grey Granite in a flamed finish is perfect for any outdoor spaces.

3. Unika range of porcelain tiles which give a concrete look to your indoor flooring. Depending on the colour you’d prefer, choose from Unika Charcoal, Unika Ice Pearl  or Unika Silver . The ‘grip’ finish is perfect for wet areas such as bathrooms, kitchens and the laundry.

If you would like to order your samples of any of these products contact our knowledgeable Staff on 02 9666 9222 or email [email protected]



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