Tadelakt’s natural waterproof properties make it the ideal finishing material for bathrooms, shower rooms and wet rooms. Its distinctive burnished finish gives each application a luxurious look and feel that is adored by interior designers and architects.
Your bathroom is at the heart of your home; a place where you go to relax and unwind. The importance of great design cannot be understated, your bathroom needs as much thought and creativity as your kitchen, bedroom or living room.
Modern luxury bathroom design is all about creating unique spaces with colours, textures and materials that elevate your bathroom. Tadelakt’s unique qualities make it the perfect choice for finishing walls and ceilings, as well as creating shower rooms, wetrooms and basins.
Until recently tadelakt was virtually unheard of in the UK despite a centuries-old tradition of skilled artisans applying the craft in the homes of Morocco’s wealthiest people. Today, tadelakt is still comparatively rare due to the craftsmanship that is required to create the stunning finish that tadelakt is renowned for.
Frequently asked questions and answers relating to the installation, cleaning, history and uses of tadelakt plaster.
Tadelakt is incredibly versatile and can be used on most bathroom surfaces. It is ideal for angled and curved features where bathroom tiles or mosaic tiles wouldn’t work. We also use tadelakt to craft architectural bathroom elements such as vanity units, shelving, wall and shower niches. Tadelakt’s smooth, marble-like finish gives these elements a seamless, contemporary designer look.
Tadelakt can be used in bathrooms of any style, size or shape giving them a beautiful individual edge. Architects, interior designers and discerning homeowners come to us for our years of experience, creativity and ingenuity. We are known for being able to achieve the unachievable and always finding a way to make our client’s ideas become reality.
Tadelakt’s versatility allows it to be appropriate for any style of project: from a traditionally styled bathroom in an historic Tudor building, to a contemporary, architect-designed, modern wellness space.
Our work ranges from crafting multiple tadelakt bathrooms in exclusive housing and apartment developments, to the refurbishment of whole houses, and individual bathroom renovations.
Tadelakt can be tinted with pigments to create almost any hue. Once tinted, it gives an incredible depth of colour. We understand the importance of getting colours absolutely spot on to create your perfect bathroom space. We invest a lot of time to ensure we get this right including handcrafting A4 sized samples so that you get an excellent feel for colour and texture to match your bathroom colour scheme.
Tadelakt plastering is a highly specialised skill and not something that should be trusted to a non-specialist. Our team specialise in tadelakt plastering and nothing else. Having trained with traditional craftsmen in Marrakesh in 2008 we are the most experienced tadelakt craftsmen in the UK.
We will provide a detailed substrate guide to your architect, project manager, bathroom fitter, or plumber to ensure the room is correctly prepared for a tadelakt finish.
We specialise purely in tadelakt, all of our craftsmen have been specially trained and have honed their skills on 100s of successful tadelakt projects.
Our creative minds are actively engaged in the whole process and we’ll give you ideas and think of innovative ways to deliver them. Our work regularly features in leading home and style publications.
We work closely with architects, interior designers and homeowners to agree on bathroom design, style and layout.
We always work within your budget, the price that we quote is the price that you pay, no hidden charges.
Our handcrafted A4 sized colour samples are needed to get a good feel for the depth of colour and texture. We don’t use smaller, Post-it note sized samples, as they wouldn’t be good enough to judge.
We produce detailed substrate guides so that other specialist trades know exactly how to build a tadelakt ready bathroom.
We keep in regular contact with project managers to ensure correct scheduling of our works.
We love what we do and are always on hand for further advice. We also offer an aftercare service.