Category Archives: Recycle

How To Remove Scratches From Plastic


Category: clear acrylic, coloured acrylic, Recycle, Working with acrylic

 If you have ever wanted to know how to remove scratches from plastic read guidance from our team of plastic experts, below. The methods are tried and tested. It’s important to know what type of plastic is scratched before you … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Mirror Wardrobes and Dressing Table


Category: Mirrors, Recycle

 If you like mirrored wardrobes but not their often hefty price tag, consider making your own – perhaps you’ll be inspired by this makeover by a customer of cut to size acrylic mirror retailer, The Plastic People. Existing wardrobe doors … Continue reading

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How To Cut Perspex


Category: Recycle, Working with acrylic

 If you are contemplating how to cut plastic or cutting perspex at home, read our helpful guide before you start. Cutting Perspex or Acrylic  can be done at home using saws which you might usually use on wood.   Before … Continue reading

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Create An Outdoor Room on a Budget


Category: Recycle

 We’re officially in British summertime and entertaining and dining outdoors are two popular reasons which draw us into our gardens.   Follow these ideas from The Plastic People team to create a livable, usable space in your garden without overwhelming … Continue reading

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How To Choose Between Acrylic and Polycarbonate


Category: Recycle

 For projects requiring clear see-through plastic, acrylic and polycarbonate are the popular and most obvious choices since they do seem quite like each other.  Often chosen to carry out the same tasks, acrylic and polycarbonate have different properties and cost … Continue reading

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