Architectural Fiberglass Dome

For the office, public building or home, few features can compliment a room like a fiberglass dome. A fiberglass dome can turn any ceiling into a luxurious masterpiece at a fraction of a price of other materials. Fiberglass (FRP) domes are most often used in public buildings, religious buildings, homes, living and dining rooms and other open spaces. Fiber glass domes are highly desirable due to their low cost, strength, weather-resistant material and light weight.

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The Basics You Need to Know About Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete (GFRC)

Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete, also known as GRC and GFRC, is a cement-based composite material reinforced with aggregates, polymers and alkali-resistant fibers. GFRC can be formed into thin sectioned lightweight elements and provides designers, architects and engineers with substantial advantages when compared to other traditional concrete materials. Continue reading

The Information You Need to Start Your Plaster Molding Endeavour

Manipulated for centuries by skilled artisans to yield architectural products of intricate detail and design elegance, plaster has proven to be the ideal material in the creation of ornamental decorum, wall brackets and general molding. Continue reading

Questions & Answers_Petra Design

Question & Answer _Petra Design

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Q1. What does Petra Design specialize in?

Petra Design has over 20 years experienced in interior and exterior decorative solution, we are specialized in manufacturing of precast concrete, GFRC,GRG and fiberglass products. Continue reading

Interior Columns Design for Your Home

Sometimes Architects and designers have a dilemma between functional and decorative design for space. In that aspects. Interior columns always would be a good choice to achieve both desires. Because Interior columns can be structural support figure and a decorative display for space.

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What kind of Window Surround Designs are Best For Exterior

Do you have any favorite window design for your dream house list? The window is one of the most important features in building a house, it gives the first impression of the house from the outside. That’s why when people build a new house or do renovation on the house exterior, window surrounds design is important to complete the entire project.

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Modern style window surrounds_Designed by Petra Design

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How to Choose an Architectural Exterior Column?

Columns are one of the most historical architectural features. A long time ago, its massive foundations were made of limestone, and the Columns were made of Clientele marble, a material that was utilized for the first time. The Roman people invented Columns to support their building.

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Over the centuries, Columns have been known as an attractive architectural design. It’s not only supporting the beam but also It is very popular for decorative purposes. Furthermore, these days, Columnss are manufactured using differnt material like GFRC, Fiberglass and cast stone etc. The type of material is being decided on the scale, cost and application of the construction. Follow the 3 guidelines they are below different types of architectural exterior columns, people can take ideas for their home or commercial place. Continue reading

Ceiling Design Tips for Decorative Home Interior

In consideration of inventive ceiling design, people need to think about the available space; the surrounding walls and the overall theme of the home, there are numerous patterns and colors to choose from.

Here are five different type of ceiling styles and designs that people can get ideas for their home interior design. In 2017, ceiling design trends are dynamic, decorative and elegant. Let’s start with these useful tips for a decorative home interior.

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3 Ideas of plaster mouldings (Interior Crown moldings)

Installing plaster moulding/molding (crown moulding) is one of today’s most popular architectural upgrades, giving plain walls depth and formality. The crown moulding/molding is used as a transition between the wall and ceiling. It celebrates a high ceiling and makes a low ceiling less oppressive and more interesting.

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Why people love plaster moulding/molding designs?

People can make unique space at their home or commercial place. It can be Modern or old school style and so on. Continue reading

Why To Use Architectural Precast Concrete?

A few years ago, people were fascinated natural concrete design for interior and exterior, it was a big trend. That trend seems to be continued, people indented to decorate their house more naturally, but they need more unique design. Precast architectural concrete can fill their desires. Architectural Precast Concrete is one of the most durable, fire resistant, and sustainable construction material for buildings.

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Curing concrete at Petra Design’s production

Precast concrete. It’s very sensitive and easily ruined before curing. After curing, concrete will be more stronger and better. Right-timing/proper temperature is the key point. Continue reading