Paul Martin's Gold Medal Winning: Pfizer Health and Wellness Garden
Three prominent wall elements that had an elliptical openings and a painted render finish were contained in the award-winning garden designed by Paul Martin.
Urban Garden at Bloom in the Phoenix Park
We supplied the garden seat elements to Monica Alvarez for her "Blue Mosaic Garden". It was designed to have a Mediterranean feel for small areas with limited space or rooftop gardens.
Feature Walls at 'Bloom in the Park'
Gary Foran's design "A Space Within" used polystyrene foam for the striking wall structures and water feature. They created a modern and stylish garden space.
Raised Garden Planter with an Integral Seat
Being able to enjoy the fragrances and colours of the plants and flowers at close hand, and tend to them easily, are some of the advantages of this raised planter.
Steam room and Thermal spa seating
The seating sample, is on display at National Tile's showroom. It shows clients how durable and practical foam can be when used to create custom designs for spa, steam-rooms and showers.
Reception Seating at Tilestyle's Point Depot Showroom
The Octagonal shaped seat was at the reception area of the store. It was used on a daily basis for clients and their children to sit and play on. It proved itself to be extremely durable.
Hexagonal Feature Seat at Tilestyle's Ballymount Showroom
The feature seat wraps itself round a 1.2m plant pot that contains a decorative tree. The rendered seat was covered in mosaic tile to finish this elaborate piece.
Heart Shaped Patio Feature with a Textured Finish
This unusual shape in a small space makes the planter the focus of attention, not just for it's design. It is durable and accessible for those who have limited mobility.
Bespoke Walk-In Shower Design
This doorless shower, used for a custom wet-room plan, included shelving pockets for shampoo and soap items as well as a seat.
Custom Made Wash Stand with Mosaic Glass Tile
With this distinctive wash hand basin, we explored a number of design options with the client and produced this fully-working prototype with concealed plumbing, for their approval.
Disguised Girder Supports in Frank's Furniture Retail Outlet
We encased the girders in polystyrene foam which was then rendered. This solved the problem of creating a small diameter circular column, which proved impossible using traditional materials.
Exhibition Pieces by Sculptural Ceramacist Laura O'Hagan
We produced the foam armatures for Laura O'Hagan, who is also a mosaic artist working in 2D and 3D. The sculptural and intricate pieces were exhibited at Alliance Francaise.
Clearly a coffee table produced in graphite coloured polystyrene
A bespoke table design for a reception area that was interchangeable with a branded version.
A Table Table
An example of how a table can be easily created for use in a reception, exhibition or a showroom. Logos, brands and taglines can be quickly created into functional piece of furniture.
Horseware Ireland horse blanket display stand
Horseware Ireland produce mini rugs to imitate their extensive range. We produced a lightweight polystyrene form to allow them to display the design features on their rugs.
Stained glass dome produced using a custom styrofoam former
Jonesborough Stained Glass were commissioned to create this unique feature for a hotel. A Styrofoam hemisphere was used to layout the intricate design to exacting dimensions.
Mosaic tile used on this bespoke shower space
This custom designed walk in shower was part of a wet room in a day spa treatment area.
Our design team used the limited bathroom space to create this walk in shower design.
Architectural detail created using a polystyrene mold
A negative mould was created with a custom profile detail to allow the shape to be cast in concrete on site.
Historic house profile detail uses a EPS concrete former
A expanded polystyrene foam (EPS) former was cut to match the existing detail on a Historic home renovation project.
Fish tank feature in a Day Spa
This elliptical feature was designed with a dual purpose: to act as a semi-permanent screen and as a fish tank support. It is used in the reception area in The Sanctuary Day Spa.
Contemporary garden design elements
Arched wall segments with an angular water feature were CNC cut from blocks of expanded polystyrene foam (EPS). The shapes were given a rendered finish for strength and durability.
Polystyrene provides an innovative solution for a Carpet store
4m long roll inserts were produced to reduce stock levels in the retail branches and to enable centralised warehouse distribution.
Styrofoam Architectural profile before and after
The lightweight moulding design is fixed to the building, an acrylic render is applied and then given a final coloured finish.
External Insulation Profiles
Window profiles and bands were created for this Exterior Insulation and Finishing System (EIFS) project at the City West conference centre.