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P Mac is the exclusive Microtopping applicator in Ireland

P Mac is the exclusive Microtopping applicator in Ireland

We are delighted to have completed our first commercial Ideal Work Microtopping job during the week. Microtopping is a super cool and contemporary alternative floor and wall finish available in different colours and designs. What is Ideal…
Concrete polishing at Weaver Park P Mac
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Concrete polishing at Weaver Park, a fabulous new amenity for The Liberties

We are delighted to have been part of the construction and development of the soon-to-be-opened Weaver Park, situated between Cork Street and Chamber Street in Dublin 8. This is the first major project to be developed as part of The Liberties…
Restored encaustic tiled floor at STW Architects Merrion Square
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Restoration of an 18th Century encaustic tiled floor

We recently restored a beautiful, 18th Century encaustic tiled floor on Merrion Square, Dublin. The majestic square is lined with elegant and ornate Georgian town houses, with of course Leinster House on one side. The birth of Merrion Square The…
Dog House - Stone and brick walls cleaned and restored polished concrete floor
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Complete refurbishment of Iconic's Georgian building on Merrion Square

We were very proud to be part of the team that transformed a dated Georgian town house on Merrion Square in to an ultra-modern, 21st century work space. The building has now been renamed the Dog House and occupied by Iconic Offices, the leaders…
Marble floor stripped, polished and sealed by PMac
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The dangers of having inexperienced contractors clean your floors

Be careful who you contract to work on your marble and natural stone surfaces! We were recently called upon once again to fix a marble floor that had been damaged by a contractor who really didn’t know what they were doing. The cost of repairing…

Modern renders gently cleaned with the Softwash system

We've been using a revolutionary, non-aggressive exterior cleaning system, called Pro Softwash, that's ideal for cleaning modern render, pebble dash, concrete, rooves and tarmac. Modern, self-finished render has become popular over the…
Antislip coating applied to a jura limestone floor P Mac

Applying an anti-slip coating to a Jura Limestone floor

P Mac was called upon for advice on how to render a Jura Limestone floor nonslip with an anti-slip rating of R10. This is the minimum requirement for floors in public buildings. We have almost 20 years' experience cleaning, restoring and…
Restoring the old Powers' whiskey stills at NCAD P Mac Dublin
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Restoring the old Powers' whiskey stills at NCAD

The National College of Art and Design (NCAD) is located on Thomas Street in the Liberties area of Dublin. There has been a strong tradition of brewing and distilling on the street, and hidden in the NCAD courtyard are three old whiskey stills.…
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A neglected terrazzo floor restored and transformed

This amazing terrazzo floor was about to be covered with lino until the keen eye of our site manager spotted what it was made of and pointed out the possibility  of restoring it to our client, the HSE. Terrazzo floors actually age very…

P Mac polish concrete floors at Richmond Barracks

P Mac Ltd recently completed the polished concrete element to restoration works at Richmond Barracks. Richmond Barracks of course played a very important role during the 1916 Rising. Richmond Barracks and the 1916 Rising After the surrender,…
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P Mac cleans and restores Dublin bridges

As part of Dublin City Council’s ongoing public realm improvements to Dublin and its surrounding villages, they have contracted P Mac to clean and restore some of her many bridges. Ever-growing traffic volumes and aggressive environmental…
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P Mac offers its services for the 1916 Centenary Commemorations

The village of Harold's Cross is getting a free make over. Inspired by Dublin City Council’s Team Dublin Clean Up, P Mac offered its specialist cleaning services (free of charge) towards the effort. As proud Dubliners, we are delighted…
P Mac Love the Lanes Crampton Court

P Mac rejuvenates Crampton Court Lane with a carpet of colourful love hearts

Love the Lanes - Dublin Love the Lanes was a joint initiative between Dublin City Council and the Temple Bar Company. The goal was to reactivate the many lanes in the Temple Bar area for people to use and enjoy, through creative intervention. Over…
Portland stone floor restored original condition P Mac Dublin
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Restoration of a 19th century Portland stone floor

P Mac restored a Portland stone floor in a Georgian house on Herbert Street this week. The new owners of the period home lifted the carpet and were curious to know what lay beneath. P Mac, as a Heritage Contractor specialising in stone cleaning…

Granite step restoration on St Stephen's Green

P Mac restored the granite step entrance at Charter House on St Stephen's Green, Dublin, to its original beauty. The client contacted us looking for a solution to restore the entrance at this very prestigious address because water was getting…
Flamed granite steps at Profile Park P Mac Dublin

Algae and black spot removal at Profile Park

Profile Park is an office campus in West Dublin. The campus is surrounded by beautiful trees and greenery. Nice place to work, right? Yes, of course! However, spores being carried in the wind from the shrubbery play havoc with flamed granite…
Stucco restoration work P Mac Dublin

Restoration of a 18th century decorative plaster stucco

P Mac were called upon to carry out some restoration work on an exquisite Georgian house in the Ballsbridge area. The original brief was to carry out façade cleaning, repairs and anti-graffiti protection externally. However, as the client…
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Roches Bobois's polished concrete floor - 10 years on

An interview with John Power, Managing Director of Roche Bobois - the luxury home furniture shop in Beacon South Quarter, Carmanhall Rd, Dublin 18. Concrete polishing was new to Ireland when you opened Roche Bobois, why did you choose this…
US Embassy facade cleaning P Mac

P Mac cleans the facade of the US Embassy

The stone facade of the US Embassy in Ballsbridge was soiled and the protective seal had worn off and mastic joints were coming to the end of their shelf-life. It was in need of some attention. P Mac were delighted to be awarded the tender…
polished concrete floor dublin platinum finish P Mac

Great team work delivers stunning polished concrete floor

P Mac is very proud of its latest polished concrete job in Phibsboro (Phibsborough) and would like to acknowledge the team work involved in delivering a stunning floor finish that will last as long as the building. We worked closely with…
limestone floor cleaned sealed P Mac Dublin

P Mac repairs and restores a limestone floor

P Mac received a call from a gentleman who was told: "...if anyone can help you, P Mac can." He had a very badly damaged limestone floor in an apartment in Carrickmines, with very large holes and major cracks, especially around the doors. As…
Granite surface cobblelock cleaning and sealing P Mac Dublin
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People's Park, Dún Laoghaire, gets a deep clean

People's Park in Dún Laoghaire is a beautiful landscaped park - open to locals and visitors alike. It comes alive every Sunday, as market vendors bring their colourful collection of food and crafts to this most beautiful park. This, together…
Asian black limestone sealed anti graffiti P Mac Waterford

P Mac cleans and protects the IDA building in Waterford

P Mac were called upon by Stone Systems Ireland to clean all the Asian black limestone at the newly erected IDA building in Waterford. The client was concerned this surface could be a target for graffiti in the future. Generally, the only…
Graffiti removal Kilcolman Abbey P Mac Dublin

Graffiti removal at Kilcoman Abbey

Killagha Abbey of Our Lady of Bello Loco, also called Kilcolman Abbey, is a ruined Augustinian abbey in Miltown, Co. Kerry. The Abbey was founded circa 1216 on the site of an earlier monastery which had been erected by Saint Colman. The…
Bray Boxing Club Katie Taylor slip resistant floor P Mac

P Mac works on Katie Taylor's Boxing Club

We were delighted to play a part in the refurbishment of the Bray Boxing Club, where our famous Olympic Champion Katie Taylor trains. Coy Katie — who won a gold medal at the London Olympics in 2012 — said her new knockout gym at Bray…
Dr Schutz restored vinyl flooring Dublin P Mac

Refurbished vinyl floors at St Vincent's Hospital

Restoring a 38 year old floor Areas of St Vincent's Hospital, Dublin, underwent major refurbishment recently. The old vinyl floors in areas such as the busy Accident and Emergency department were difficult to keep clean, they were a slip…
Brick facade cleaning and repairs P Mac Dublin

Brick facade restoration on Shrewsbury Road

Brick cleaning and repairs P Mac recently completed the cleaning, restoration and sealing of reconstituted red brick on the facade of a house on Shrewsbury Road, Dublin. To start off, we steam cleaned the entire facade - including chimneys -…
Quarry tile restoration Russborough House P Mac

P Mac restores quarry tiles at Russborough House

P Mac were delighted to be called upon again by the Alfred Beit Foundation to clean their beautiful quarry tile floors. Russborough House in Blessington, Co. Wicklow, was built between 1741 and 1755, and we can assume that the quarry tiles…
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P Mac cleans up Joseph Plunkett Tower in Ballymun

P Mac started work on cleaning the last remaining tower block in Ballymun on Balbutcher Lane, for Dublin City Council. The Joseph Plunkett tower is due for demolition next year, however, the lifts and lobbies were in a deplorable state and…
gum removal experts P Mac Dublin

Gum removal in Dublin City centre

Take a closer look at the streets when shopping in Dublin this Christmas and you will notice how free of chewing gum they are! This modern, unsightly nuisance is a problem for all city and urban landscapes. Walk outside these areas and you will…
contractor footpath cleaning P Mac Dublin
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P Mac assists in the cleanup of Ranelagh and Rathmines

P Mac is assisting Dublin City Council with the cleanup of a number of villages on the south side of the city. Cleaning public spaces We have been contracted to assist the council by cleaning footpaths in a number of villages on Dublin’s…