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Guides To Finishes

Guides To Finishes

Antique Brass - AB

Antique Brass is rich with brown hues and golden undertones that lend a warm, inviting appeal. This finish closely resembles the look of natural brass and is undeniably Victorian, with hints of Colonial Era style occasionally peeking through. The high-gloss finish gives it a touch of the modern world.

Antique Copper - AC

Antique Copper is an elegant and sophisticated finish with warm copper tones that break through its darker, aged exterior. It's a traditionally inspired finish that finds its style rooted in the Victorian Era, but also heavily in the Arts & Crafts movement. Antique Copper works exceptionally well with ornate, handmade, craftsmen-style furnishings.

Black Nickel/Polished Chrome Plated

Black Nickel - BN

Polished Brass Plated - BP, PB, EB

The Polished Brass finish is highly reflective, with a warm golden sheen that lends the finish a certain vintage appeal. This finish is commonly found in older, colonial homes - particularly those styled in the 1990's. The widespread availability of Polished Brass makes it easy to find and, therefore, easy to match with other hardware, fixtures and accessories. Electroplated Brass - EB

Distressed Silver - DS

Distressed Silver is a textured finish, full of character. It boasts refined silver hues and dark undertones that thrive in a refurbished industrial space with a rustic vibe that is reminiscent of the Old World. Today, the finish is growing increasingly popular and can be seen in urban settings in cities across the globe.

Florentine Bronze - FB

Florentine Bronze is a dark brown colour with golden highlights and visible brush marks in the surface. Florentine Bronze is an applied finish used to give brass items an aged and tarnished look.

Matt Antique Brass - MAB

Matt Black - MB

The striking appearance of the Matt Black finish creates an elegant look that’s sure to be noticed in any style setting. Matt Black is unique in its ability to serve as a bridge between the worlds of modern and traditional styles. It's a fashionable finish that caters to a modern look. Matt Black takes style cues from Bauhaus homes, wrought iron fences and fixtures made by blacksmiths in the Colonial Era.

Matt Gun Metal - MBN

Polished Chrome Plated - PC, CP

The smooth-mirror like finish of Polished Chrome gives it a dramatic allure that never fails to make a statement. Polished Chrome finds its inspiration in the Art Deco movement and the jazzy style of the roaring 20's, but is able to seamlessly transition into the minimalist approach of the 1930's and 40's as well.

Polished Nickel - PN

The Polished Nickel finish is a glamorous designer finish that’s adaptability allows it to blend into nearly any décor without being overlooked. It was inspired by the timeless sophistication of the Victorian Era. Because this finish is made from solid nickel, its color and appearance can change with a simple change of lighting. It's also one of the easiest finishes to clean with its polished, lacquered look.

Polished Stainless Steel - PSS

Stainless Steel is composed of a variety of metals, with no less than 10% chromium. Stainless steel is widely recognized as one of the most durable metals because of its high resistance to rust and corrosion.

Satin Brass - SB

Satin Brass is the epitome of modern elegance. With subtle hints of gold that are bold without being over the top, this finish has the perfect amount of understated style. The Satin Brass finish is quickly becoming one of the most popular choices for the home as a modern upgrade to Polished Brass—especially evident in furniture and interior trends, where the matte look of the Satin Brass finish won’t show fingerprints or tarnish easily.

Satin Chrome - SC

Satin Chrome has a moderately contemporary look and feel that takes its origins from the Bauhaus style movement. The subtle luster is edgy and alluring but never grandiose. It is considered to be a highly amenable finish and is often used in commercial applications

Satin Chrome/Polished Chrome - SCPC

A stunning combination of Satin Chrome and Polished Chrome. The moderately contemporary look of Satin Chrome is combined with the smooth-mirror like finish of Polished Chrome

Satin Nickel - SN

Satin Nickel is a versatile finish, full of brushed silver hues, that offers a tasteful and flattering accent to any project. This finish saw its rise to popularity alongside the Victorian and Mid-Century Modern design movements. Satin Nickel looks stunning against dark colors like black, navy blue or grey. Its Mid-Century Modern design roots mean it prefers to live among bold, geometric shapes and patterns, bright solid colors and edgy, unconventional furniture.

Satin Nickel/Brass Plated - SPBP

The combination of brushed silver Satin Nickel with golden Brass.

Satin Nickel/Polished Chrome Plated- SNPC

The combination of brushed silver Satin Nickel with Polished Chrome

Satin Nickel/Polished Gold Plated - SNPG

The combination of brushed silver Satin Nickel with Gold

Satin Nickel/Polished Nickel Plated- SNPN

The combination of brushed silver Satin Nickel with glamorous polished nickel.

Satin Stainless Steel - SSS

Satin Stainless Steel is a grey colour with very slight golden undertones. Satin Stainless Steel has visible brush marks in the surface of the item.

Urban Bronze - UB

Urban Dark Bronze - UDB

Urban Graphite - UG

Urban Satin Copper - USC

Weathered Antique Bronze

Yester Bronze - YB