GRAFFIATO

The GRAFFIATO finish draws upon the wear and tear of old monuments and historic buildings in Rome.  Worn down yet beautiful, the GRAFFIATO is a perfect finish for an elegently rustic residence.

The application of GRAFFIATO is complex and demands all of the skillful experience of the artisan, since there are four steps to the build-up process. Due to the stone-aged-like grain of the material, the finish must be uniformly applied in order to create a seamless effect. Made from the porous grains of Carrara marble, it can be used for both interiors and exteriors. 

 

 

Technical Information

 

Description:
GRAFFIATO is from the Carrara family and is made of Carrara marble dust. GRAFFIATO is a 100% natural product.

 

Application:
GRAFFIATO is applied in two thick coats with additional steps in between the first two coats where the artisan cures the material with a trowel and water while it is drying, obtaining an incredible stone-like finish. GRAFFIATO can be used for interior and exterior walls, ceilings and columns. 

 

Texture:
GRAFFIATO is known for its ancient stone-like finish effect. 

 

Colors:
Pietra Viva can custom make or match any color according to the specific needs of each individual client and project. For GRAFFIATO, Pietra Viva recommends warm colors like yellows, browns and reds for maximum effect.

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