TONACHINO

TONACHINO is very resistant to weather conditions and it was also used during the 16th century by the famous Italian architect Andrea Palladio in his villas. 

TONACHINO is a 100% natural finish and has been mainly used for exteriors. TONACHINO has a fine sandy texture and has been applied in most of the palazzos in Venice and throughout Italy. 

 

 

Technical Information

 

Description:
TONACHINO is part of the Carrara family containing limestone and Carrara marble dust. TONACHINO is a 100% natural product.

 

Application:
TONACHINO is obtained by applying a white base of primer and then two more coats of TONACHINO. The first base coat of TONACHINO is applied in preparation for a smooth surface of the wall and the second coat is applied in a thicker quantity. After a drying period TONACHINO is treated by hand with a special soft spatula in order to achieve an ancient sandy texture.

 

Texture:
TONACHINO is known for its aged sandy texture finish. TONACHINO can be used for both interiors and exteriors. 

 

Colors:
Pietra Viva can custom make all colors according to the client's need and project.