FREQUENTLY

ASKED QUESTIONS

ABOUT PUREMATTE

WHAT IS PUREMATTE


PureMatte is a high performance HPL (high pressure laminate) with an EBC (electro-beam-cured) surface. This is an additional process to go through compared to normal HPL and makes it extremely hard wearing and suitable for horizontal surfaces. PureMatte performs exceptionally well in all scratch resistance, stain and chemical resistance and anti-fingerprint testing




HOW THICK IS THE SURFACE (HPL)


0.8mm




HOW SCRATCH & STAIN RESISTANT IS PUREMATTE


Very! Take a look at the videos or order samples and see for yourself!




IS PUREMATTE AN ANTI-FINGERPRINT SURFACE


Yes! Take a look at the videos or order samples and see for yourself!





SUPPLY & AVAILABILITY

WHAT SUBSTRATE OPTIONS ARE THERE


PureMatte is available pressed onto medium density fibreboard (MDF), moisture resistant (MR) MDF, fire resistant (FR) MDF and Birch Plywood




CAN I BUY SHEET ONLY


Yes, PureMatte is available in a 3050x1220x0.8mm sheet form




WHAT THICKNESS OPTIONS ARE THERE


MDF substrates are available in 6, 9, 12, 16, 18, 25 and 30mm thickness. Birch Ply is available in 12, 18 and 24mm thickness.




WHAT SIZE DOES PUREMATTE COME IN


PureMatte is available in 2440x1220 and 3000x1200 sheets in the various substrate options. 2440x1220 is standard




IS THERE MATCHING EDGE TAPE AVAILABLE


Yes, all PureMatte colours come with a matching ABS unglued edge tape in 23x1mm and 44x1mm sizes




WHAT COLOURS DOES PUREMATTE COME IN


6 different colours, Rave, Dove, Atlantic, Syrah, Mist and Riverstone




WHAT IS THE LEAD-TIME


Allow 2 weeks for manufacture




WHERE IS PUREMATTE MADE


The PureMatte HPL comes out of Germany. All pressing and processing of panel is done by Hallmark Group in Rangiora




IS PUREMATTE HELD IN STOCK


Hallmark Group holds stock of the HPL and various substrates. We laminate to order.





PRICING & ROUTE TO MARKET

WHO DOES HALLMARK SELL TO


We typically supply to fabricators such as kitchen & furniture manufacturers, joiners, benchtop producers, building merchants and fitout companies throughout NZ




WHO DON'T HALLMARK SELL TO


We do not sell direct to the public




DOES HALLMARK GROUP OFFER PRE-FABRICATION OF PANELS


No, Hallmark Group presses standard sheet sizes only




HOW DO I SPECIFY PUREMATTE


Please refer to our ‘how to specify’ document. We need to know the colour required, substate type, size and thickness, quantity and whether you require face 2 sides or 1 face/1 back.




WHAT IS THE COST


Pricing is available to trade customers, please email sales@hallmarkgroup.co.nz




WHO CAN FABRICATE THE PANELS FOR MY PROJECT


Any joiner who has access to CNC and edge-banding machinery can cut and edge PureMatte





USES & LIMITATIONS

WHAT ARE TYPICAL USES FOR PUREMATTE


Typical uses are lobbys, lift linings, desking, wall linings, joinery, kitchens, benchtops, furniture etc




CAN PUREMATTE BE USED IN WET AREAS


Yes, provided the substrate and glue used during the lamination process is rated for use in wet areas




CAN PUREMATTE BE USED OUTSIDE


PureMatte can be used in covered-in outdoor entertaining areas. Ensure substrate and glue used during the lamination process is rated for use in exterior applications




IS PUREMATTE FIRE RATED


Yes, PureMatte HPL sheet meets group 1S fire rating





PureMatte™ is an anti-fingerprint laminate surface brought to you by Hallmark Decorative, a division of Hallmark Group Limited.