Microcement in kitchens, the finishing touch for a modern house

When it comes to renovating or decorating the house, the first thing is to think about the desired style, the quality of the finishes and the distribution of space. However, the leap in quality of the design project comes from the hand of materials such as microcement in the kitchen, which provides the finishing touch to have a functional and elegant room.

Many kitchen design projects focus on having the best appliances and adapting the space to the needs of each client. However, you have to think about the materials as a whole so that the entire kitchen has a recognizable style.

Microcement in a kitchen decorated with light tones and white and purple furniture

Microcement in a kitchen decorated with light colors and white and purple furniture

Microcement in kitchens creates a minimalist and modern aesthetic when applied to the front spaces. Choosing this decorative covering is a great decision to make the most of the space and for the kitchen to exude freshness and elegance.

If you still do not know the advantages of applying microcement in the kitchen, keep reading and discover how to transform this part of the house.

Why apply microcement in kitchens?

The application of microcement in kitchens is synonymous with a coating that provides high resistance and versatility, as it adapts to any type of surface. Architecture studios and decorators have made this material the protagonist of their projects.

Next, we detail all the advantages that microcement brings in kitchens:

Greater resistance for daily demands

One of the great benefits that this material offers when coating the kitchen with it is its maximum resistance to shocks, scratches, the transit of people and the high temperatures that take place in the kitchen every day.

It is a very important advantage considering that the kitchen is exposed to grease stains, the fall of heavy objects or alcoholic beverages.

Easy adherence to any material and surface

This coating does not increase the floor level very much, as it is a material with a thickness of between 2 and 3 mm. Microcement is synonymous with modernity and sticks without problems to marble, tile or ceramic without the need to remove the already existing surface.

Industry professionals can easily work with it due to its flexibility and easy application on any existing support.

Continuous flooring of easy maintenance

Unlike tiles, it is a continuous coating that does not have cuts or joints, as dirt does not accumulate, its cleaning and daily maintenance is easier and faster. Thanks to the application of a sealing varnish, it is resistant to humidity.

Microcement gives spaces a sense of spaciousness. Due to its ability to reflect natural light, it enhances the light in the kitchen highlighting pleasant and fresh tones.

Multiple textures and inspiring finishes

Microcement allows you to choose the finish tone that best adapts to the needs of the project or the client. The variety of colors that this coating admits makes it a perfect material to achieve a kitchen with personality. It is a coating that also offers a variety of textures that is not comparable to that of other materials.

Tips to get the most out of your microcement kitchen

Microcement coating in an open-plan kitchen

Microcement coating in an open plan kitchen

Many families are spending more and more time in the kitchen, leading to an increase in kitchen renovation projects. In many cases, professionals are faced with projects that aim to renovate or expand this part of the house.

But, what happens if it is a small kitchen? Or if the customer thinks they have an impractical kitchen? The truth is that small kitchens can also be functional and aesthetically pleasing if the space is used to its fullest potential.

Find "its" layout

The first step is finding the best possible layout to make the most of the space. L-shaped kitchens are practical, attractive to look at and adapt very well to any home decor style.

Coat with brightness

In addition to the layout, clarity is also a very relevant factor to have a cozy and warm kitchen. This is fundamental to ensure a perception of spaciousness and cleanliness, which is achieved by combining it with the application of micro-cement. Also, having a window or a gallery also helps by letting unfiltered natural light in.

Choose the ideal color

Order, spaciousness and contrast with natural light are the way to achieve a practical and cozy kitchen. Light tones, such as white, beige or light blue, are perfect for highlighting the light. Anyway, sometimes, although white may seem colder, this feeling can be corrected by including wooden chairs or shelves.

With microcement and the right doses of imagination, there are no excuses for not having a designer kitchen.

4 styles for microcement kitchens: choose yours

Once the advantages of applying microcement in the kitchen are clear, the next step is to contact a professional for advice on the best solutions to achieve a durable and high-quality finish. Not all products have the same quality and having an expert applicator is very helpful.

But before getting to work, it should be clear what style we are going to give the kitchen. The possibilities offered by the microcement from MyRevest are so broad that it adapts to any style.

Microcement on the floor of a kitchen decorated with floral touches and classic decor

Microcement on the floor of a kitchen decorated with floral touches and classic decor

Next, we present a series of styles to give your kitchen remodel or renovation project a personal touch:

Microcement in minimalist kitchens

A minimalist kitchen is more than just straight lines, it's about opting for a style where order and purity of space are everything. It's functionality taken to its maximum point, which implies choosing easy-to-clean materials. The minimalist style means that we opt for a kitchen that conveys harmony and for that, microcement is the best ally. The absence of joints facilitates an open distribution and the creation of clear surfaces.

An optimal distribution in the kitchen involves knowing the real needs and the use we are going to give this part of the house. To enhance the microcement coating in the kitchen, it is essential to distribute the elements and furniture in such a way that a space as open as possible is created.

Industrial microcement kitchens

Microcement kitchens under the industrial style's seal have become a source of inspiration for decorators and architects. Despite being a decorative trend that is several centuries old, it continues to rise and blends well with a mix of styles. The presence of microcement in this decorative proposal is ideal for lovers of urban environments.

Microcement coating on the floor of an industrial-style kitchen

Microcement coating on the floor of an industrial-style kitchen

The trend in kitchen decoration focuses on natural or industrial finishes in which intense colors are chosen to achieve perfect integration of furniture and accessories.

Microcement in bright kitchens

Microcement is the perfect material to use in small spaces as it enhances natural light, as well as creating a unique style full of brightness. Continuous surfaces result in more space and allow the design of a room with more life and warmth.

Bright kitchen covered in microcement with grey tones on the countertop and furniture

Bright kitchen covered with microcement with gray tones on countertop and furniture

The alliance of microcement with light tones in floors and walls is the best recipe to enhance brightness, especially if it is a small kitchen. When distributing the kitchen furniture, the available space must be taken into account.

If it is a square kitchen, the best option is to distribute the furniture in a 'U' shape. But if we have a long kitchen, it is advisable to arrange the cabinets in an 'L' shape.

And if we talk about colors, mother-of-pearl and beige tones enhance the feeling of spaciousness of the coating and enhance the warmth of the most social space of the house.

Rustic microcement kitchens

When we think of a rustic style, many times an old style comes to mind, but with microcement coatings it doesn't have to be that way. It is the decorative coating designed to unite modernity with the country-like atmosphere that characterizes rustic kitchens.

The rustic style combined with the white color enhances the breadth and warmth equally. A perfect balance that can be complemented with a natural wood countertop and microcement floors.

By combining these materials, a harmony is created that results in a cozy room with a very personal style.

Microcement on kitchen countertops

Probably, countertops are one of the most important elements of a kitchen, both functionally and decoratively. Why not enhance both faculties by covering them with microcement? The versatility of this material makes it possible to renovate existing surfaces with ones that are much more resistant and with a greater decorative capacity.

Create an endless countertop thanks to the continuity of the microcement, which helps to prepare the best dishes without fear of abrasion, stains, scratches or impacts it may suffer, for a longer time. Create countertops with MyRevest microcement for which contact with water is just something more that happens in the day-to-day, without being a threat and whose ease of cleaning makes life much easier.

However, thanks to its versatility, microcement can be applied in other areas of the kitchen, turning it into one of the residence's favorite areas. We will see where else it can be applied.

Other applications of microcement in the kitchen for unique finishes

As you have seen, microcement is so versatile that it can also be applied to countertops and performance perfectly on any surface, providing maximum durability and aesthetic qualities seldom seen in other materials.

Microcement floors in kitchens allow for varying finishes, ranging from matte to glossy and satin. The variety of finishes includes different types of textures that make it easier to give this special part of the house a personal touch.

For home kitchens, a fine texture is recommended, while for kitchens that are exposed to high traffic, a coarse texture is suggested.

Microcement floor in a kitchen with straight lines and open spaces that enhance the decorative coating

Microcement floor in a kitchen with straight lines and open spaces that enhance the decorative coating

Another advantage of microcement flooring is that its cleaning requires only a little neutral PH soap and water. The most important thing is to avoid using chemical products that can damage the coating and to respect the ventilation of the coating after the material application.

Walls: decorative power and resistance

Microcement walls adapt to any decorative style and enhance finishes as they maximally utilize the features of this material.

It is the surface that exudes elegance and style. Being a coating with such thin thickness, it is ideal for achieving silky and high-value aesthetic finishes.

The application of microcement on kitchen walls is 100% recommended because its durability is much higher than that of other materials. It is the ideal solution to have a functional coating in a design environment without the need for construction work.

Furniture: Escape the conventional

The kitchen is one of the rooms in which most time is spent within a home, so it is more likely that we will tire of certain elements that we find in it, such as the furniture.

But the popular belief is that changing the furniture can represent a very high economic expense... That's because users do not count on microcement as material to completely renovate their kitchen since they would save a lot of money and, at the same time, would get the best performance that would allow them to have furniture (and kitchen) like new for much longer time and thus be able to enjoy an atmosphere completely different from the one they were used to.

Smooth microcement kitchens for all tastes

As we have seen throughout the article, smooth microcement opens a whole new world of possibilities in your kitchen. Even though at first glance this coating may seem to be confined to grey tones, the unlimited variety of colours it offers means that it is in no way inferior to other building materials.

From light tones to dark tones, the chromatic range it offers to professionals is capable of achieving high-end decoration designs. Depending on how the application process of microcement in the kitchen is carried out, different textures can be achieved, but always the desired ones.