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Coloured Concrete and Manicured Gardens

This urban retreat has been designed with environmentally...


Playing with colour

Backed by 27 years industry experience, Peter Fell is the specialist...

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PeterFell created this rich, bespoke colour for the Longroom in...


Bay House

Bay House by SGA Architects and Bonham Builders The Bay House has...

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Remarkables Ski Field Base Building

Curvy Basin and Remarkables Ski Field Base Building PeterFell was...

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Pool Surround Before and After, with continuous concrete edging (ie no copings)

Andy Lett from Westend Concrete in Auckland has many talents including coping free pool surrounds. The above photos show the 'After' and 'Before' photos of a project where the existing paver surround was replaced with a coping free concrete surround. Much better!... Read More »


New PFL Satin Sealer launched

Following many requests we are very pleased to launch our new Satin Sealer. The photo above shows a paver sealed with the PFL Satin Sealer on the left hand side compared to the PFL Glaze Sealer on the right hand side, and the difference in reflection and hence gloss is obvious. PFL Satin Sealer is solvent based and so gives the concrete the popular 'wet look', plus it is suitable for use on all... Read More »

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Te Puke Heritage Walkway and Plaza Redevelopment

Boffa Miskell Limited was engaged by Western Bay of Plenty District Council to design, consult with the local advisory board, consent and manage the construction of the newly redeveloped Te Puke Heritage Walkway, a key link between the main commercial street in Te Puke and Jubilee Park, the town's central recreation reserve. The second stage of the development which is currently under... Read More »

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SuperBlack Stairs at The Imperial

On the recently completed Imperial redevelopment, Fearon Hay Architects have created a stairwell that echoes the history of the building yet is absolutely contemporary. Using a black and white palette, the stairwell has been constructed using black steel sheets for both the balustrade and the risers, enclosed in white ceramic tiles. Concrete coloured with SuperBlack from Peter Fell creates the... Read More »

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Waitakere House by Context Architects

Context Architects utilised Peter Fell colour and sealers throughout this wonderful project in West Auckland to create a low energy house. Client: McLaren and McCartney Family Site: Shirley Road, Parau, West Auckland Footprint: 215sqm Completed: April 2011 This unique eco-home in the Waitakere ranges was conceptualised as a series of 'tents' positioned to optimise the site's unique coastal... Read More »

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Tinted Sealers create a whole new look

This colourful house in Auckland had a concrete hall that required a makeover. Replacing a plain concrete surface the owners wanted a solution that gave them a new surface, removed the staining and added some colour. By honing then coating with a tinted sealer they acheived all these aims. The owners chose the Half Sandstone Tinted Sealer from Peter Fell, which because it is not a block colour,... Read More »

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White Cement + White pebbles + White sand = Amazing White Concrete Driveway

Bridgeman Concrete developed a very special mix for a new driveway in St Heliers Auckland recently. Utilising white pebbles from the South Island, silica sand, together with Aalborg white cement and white pigment from Peter Fell the result is sensational. No mix is complete without a good contractor and Craig Sutton from Rock Solid Concrete Limited was a key player in ensuring a great result.... Read More »

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Awarding Winning Passive Solar House on Otago Peninsula

Richard Wilden has a great understanding of how to design an energy efficient house for a particular site, and his designs incorporate the years of experience he has gained in building a lot of his own designs. This project on Otago Peninsula won a 2011 ADNZ National award for Best Residential house up to 250sq m, reflecting the achievements and effectiveness of the design. Architect: Richard... Read More »


Prevent early age cracking - PFL Anti-Vap Film launched - WITHDRAWN

Peter Fell is very pleased to announce the launch of our latest product to help ensure a great result. PFL Anti-Vap Film is used to minimise the chance of plastic cracking. This solution is watered down 8:1 and sprayed onto the surface of the concrete following screeding. It forms a layer on top of the bleed water that slows the rate of evaporation. It should be used on any warm day, or... Read More »


New Sculpture at Auckland Art Gallery features Peter Fell colour

Kate Newby was commisioned to create a new work for the opening of the Auckland Art Gallery following refurbishment. She has created a wonderful piece that has been enjoyed by thousands since the Gallery's opening. The Gallery's north terrace will host a flexible programme of artworks rotating over a six-month period, and Kate's is first. The notes from the Gallery states: Tread softly over... Read More »