COLOR AND TEXTURE GUIDE


   
Color and texture are essential components of the aesthetics of any project.  This guide serves a general resource in identifying the key colors and finishes of architectural precast. The appearance of a small color swatch can vary from one screen to the next and the best way to determine the color and texture that will achieve your vision is to contact an APA Certified Plant early in design process.  Their experts can walk you through the various factors that can affect color as outlined in the APA Technical Bulletin on color (#21-01) and help you identify the best choices to meet your design, time and budgetary objectives.
    
Black
Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished
     
Brown/Tan
Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished
    
Gray

Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished

Green
Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished

Pink/Red

Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished

White
Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished

Yellow
Acid Etched
Sandblasted
Retarded
Polished

 

To view a more extensive sample collection, click HERE. Use the Sample Identification Document to pick the image number number you would like to view for sample image.