Monthly Archives: July 2016

How To Remove Scratches From Acrylic


Category: clear acrylic

 Acrylic, also known as Plexiglas or Perspex, is a popular, plastic-based alternative to glass.   It is an extremely versatile plastic, used widely around the home in furniture (such as coffee tables and side tables) fish tanks, picture frames, splashbacks and … Continue reading

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Popular plastics for sign making


Category: clear acrylic

 When it comes to investing in signage and display we hear customers asking what plastic maintains its look and is best to use so that a sign last as long as possible.  For the best return on your investment it certainly pays to … Continue reading

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4 Things To Consider When Making a Twinwall Roof


Category: Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 One of the common enquiries we hear at The Plastic People is about roof glazing and we understand what a challenging task it is.  Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate tends to be the material we are mostly asked about by customers wanting to … Continue reading

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How To Work Out How Much Twinwall Polycarbonate You Need


Category: Gardening, Glazing, Greenhouse Panels, Polycarbonate, Twinwall Polycarbonate, uses of plastic

 One of the common areas of advice we are asked about at The Plastic People is about which polycarbonate to use for roofing projects and how much will be required. Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate is the plastic material that is a popular … Continue reading

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How To Choose Multiwall Polycarbonate


Category: Gardening, Glazing, Greenhouse Panels, Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate comes in many thicknesses and can be bought in sheets or cut to the sizes you actually need. Here is a quick guide as to what to consider in making a choice for your project. What Is Twin-wall and Multi-wall Polycarbonate Multiwall … Continue reading

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