Chrome plating, sometimes just referred to as ‘chrome’ is a technique of electroplating a thin layer of chromium onto a metal or plastic object. The chromed layer serves a number of uses; it can be decorative, provide corrosion resistance, ease cleaning procedures, or increase surface hardness.

Properties and qualities

Chrome plating gives materials an attractive shiny finish.

How does it feel?

Chrome feels firm and sleek.


Chrome can be cleaned by wiping with wet cloth and all-purpose cleaning liquid. For best results, refer to the care instructions on your chrome product.