Black Matt Finishes to stay on Trend for 2017

2016 saw brassware introduce matt black as the new on trend colour option and international shower designer and manufacturer, Roman has introduced this sleek and sophisticated colour choice for their Shower Enclosures and it looks set to be a strong ongoing trend for 2017.KL2HRDR13B TREND17Roman’s Liber8 Collection of 8mm thick glass Hinged Door Shower Enclosures was launched in 2016 with metal finish options of either bright silver chrome or brushed nickel. Roman has now launched the full Liber8 Collection with a matt black finish option on all components, including the elongated hinges; designer handle; bracing bars; and wall profiles.

The Liber8 Collection encompasses frameless Hinged Door Enclosures with an ultra-modern and minimalist focus. This minimalist look is captured with options such as the door hinged straight from wall with clear seals. The hinged door can be installed to suit the individual’s needs with the option of opening inwards into the enclosure or outwards into the bathroom.Matt Black handle TREND17Whilst this collection is minimalist in its design it also features a unique wall profile sealing tape system technology, which reduces the need for silicone and ensures water integrity. These enclosures feature a new minimal easy fix wall profile system for straight forward installation.

David Osborne, Managing Director of Roman, commented;

“The Liber8 Collection leads the way in modern design and practicality, presenting options for every style and size bathroom. We have introduced matt black as the new colour option alongside silver chrome and brushed nickel – setting the trend for 2017.”



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