Venetian Plaster: Definition, Finish, Application and Cost

Venetian plaster used in a bathroom
(Image credit: Paul Testa)

Venetian plaster is a surface finish that will raise your room’s design credentials. A wonderfully versatile finish that can produce a high-end polished marble effect or a more subtle washed stone design, this ancient technique is once again making its mark on our walls, ceilings and floors.

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Andy Stevens

Andy Stevens is a multiple award-winning builder who manages Surrey-based building company Eclipse Property Solutions; he specialises in new builds, extensions and loft conversions. 

While he is still on the tools, he is also widely involved in the construction industry. He presents a show on Fix Radio and hosts his own building podcast Build:It, as well as being a speaker at the Homebuilding & Renovating Shows. 

Andy has sat on the Board of the Federation of Master Builders (London region) and was previously Vice President. He also works with construction charities and is an advocate for mental health in the industry.