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  1. Using Acrylic for Point of Sale Displays

    Using Acrylic for Point of Sale Displays

    Point of sale displays are pivotal in enticing customers to buy a product or attracting attention to specific offers or literature. They can be found in supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, service stations, shopping centres and offices, and can come in the form of various types of displays.

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  2. Trophies And Employee Rewards

    Custom-Made Sport Trophies And Employee Rewards

    Bespoke acrylic trophies and awards are a great reward for a job well done. Whether it’s to crown the winners of the football league or to highlight the hard work of an employee, a personalised trophy is an effective and much appreciated way to commemorate an achievement.

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  3. The Sheet Plastics Guide To Acrylic

    The Sheet Plastics Guide To Acrylic

    At Sheet Plastics, acrylic is just one of the materials that we manufacture and supply; we do so in various different forms, and with over 5 years of experience and over 50,000 satisfied customers, we know what we’re talking about.

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  4. What Is the Best Acrylic Sheet to Use for You?

    What Is the Best Acrylic Sheet to Use for You?

    We’ve seen some incredible trends over the years of homeowners using objects they find around the house to create some incredible pieces of decoration or upcycling furnishings which they already own.


    As a stockist of plastic sheets throughout the UK, we offer an extensive range of plastic sheet products which include acrylic, polycarbonate, foam PVC, Correx, aluminium composite, structured polycarbonate and many other products. 


    Whilst we offer a wide range of bespoke solutions using plastic sheets, many of our customers use our plastic sheets for decorative purposes around the home, as well as for commercial purposes in offices, shops or warehouses.


    Have an idea for your premises but not sure which are the best materials to use? This guide explains some common domestic and commercial purposes of our acrylic sheets and which sheet may be best suited for its purpose.

    Kitchen and Bathroom Splashbacks

    Kitchen splashbacks can add personality and character to a kitchen whilst making it much easier to keep your kitchen clean. A splashback can be the focal point of your kitchen and provides you with a multitude of different styles to choose from.


    As well as in kitchens, splashbacks can also be applied to bathrooms to freshen up your bathroom decor and are easy to clean, offer splashproof protection to your walls and most of all, bathroom splashbacks are extremely durable and impact resistant.


    Coloured acrylic

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  5. Plastic Scratch Repair Guide

    Plastic Scratch Repair Guide

    As much as we try to avoid it, scratches can always appear on everyday surfaces and while these imperfections can be frustrating, it isn’t always worth replacing the plastic if it can be easily repaired without the need for professionals. However, you can buff out those blemishes and your plastic can be saved with our favourite tried-and-trusted method.

    How to Remove Scratches from Plastic

    If you’re looking to remove light scratches from acrylic plastic, you will need a soft cotton microfibre cloth, Xerapol Acrylic Scratch Remover, water, and cleaning spray. Before getting started, you’ll need a scratch remover paste which can remove scratches from acrylic, offers easy application and professional results to help you save money. 


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  6. Acrylic Mirror Sheets

    A Guide To Acrylic Mirror Sheets

    Does your latest project require acrylic mirror sheets? Then you couldn’t be in a better place!

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  7. Polycarbonate Twinwall

    What Is Polycarbonate Twinwall?

    If you are looking for the perfect  material to glaze your shed, greenhouse or conservatory, polycarbonate twinwall is a great option to consider. 

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  8. Kitchen Splashbacks

    DIY Kitchen Makeover on a Budget: Upcycle Your Kitchen Cabinets

    Looking to makeover your kitchen? Here are our top DIY kitchen ideas to freshen up your kitchen on a budget.

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  9. Polycarbonate Sheets

    What are Polycarbonate Sheets?

    At Sheet Plastics, we have an excellent range of solid polycarbonate sheets which can be used for a variety of purposes around the home and for industrial use.

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  10. PPE acrylic safety screens

    How COVID-19 Has Affected The World Of Sheet Plastics

    The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has not only taken over the world but it has also been the main topic of discussion for most of us each day. It’s a surprise if your industry hasn’t been affected by the pandemic, with many businesses needing to furlough their staff or hike up production to meet spikes in demand for products or services.

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