Focus On: Exterior Cladding

CONCENTRATE ON: External Cladding

Check out this range of exterior cladding options that will help you fulfill your facility management objectives in 2022 and beyond.

Published by the Service Executive Staff
From the April 2022 Concern

Have a look at this range of exterior cladding options which will help you satisfy your facility management targets in 2022 and beyond.

StoCast Brick, StoCast Wooden, and StoColor Metallic by Sto

Sto Corp. offers re-engineered the classic appear of wooden and brick facades for structures with new, prefabricated resin-cast shapes that combine aesthetics with zero-maintenance and long-term durability. These new options from Sto get the durability and elegance of wood, brick, and metal and reproduce these appearances to improve the inside or exterior walls of any developing. These cladding solutions are usually perfect for project teams searching for long-term durability, greater performance characteristics, simple installation, and curb appeal.

StoCast Brick is made up of custom-produced resin-cast brick shapes which are lightweight, flexible, an easy task to utilize, durable, and sustainable. They’re obtainable in 30 standard brick options or project-specific colors, patterns, and textures.

StoCast Wood is really a assortment of lightweight, flexible, resin-cast wood grain planks that delivers a geniune wood appearance. Made with 45 different wood-grain patterns, StoCast Wood ensures an all natural wood avoids and appearance repeating wood designs seen with other walls claddings.

StoColor® Metallic supplies the ability to achieve the metallic panel appearance with a number of texture and colour options. All 15 standard shades can be applied clean or textured areas over, creating a custom appear while making use of standard finishes.

TAJO™ Terracotta Façades

Innovative Metals Company’s (IMETCO) TAJO™ natural, clay-structured cladding may be the newest addition to the company’s ventilated façade options. TAJO offers sustainability, energy efficiency, and the wonder of earth-produced materials to facility exteriors. The organic origin of the clay guarantees TAJO products possess a minimal environmental impact throughout their entire lifecycle.

TAJO panels could be seamlessly built-into IntelliScreen™ complete rainscreen wall systems and will become field cut to make sure an ideal fit. This durable, easy-to-install cladding was created having an internal chamber that delivers additional strength while improving the thermal and acoustic insulation of the creating. The TAJO ceramic ventilated façade system offers no contribution to fire and will be offering a safe option for multi-story residential projects.

This terracotta cladding from Favemanc and IMETCO is really a versatile panel program with a multitude of profiles, dimensions, colors, textures, and organic and glazed finishes for limitless design options virtually.

MoistureShield Cladding
by MoistureShield

MoistureShield®, a division of Oldcastle APG®, a CRH Company, offers its latest composite product, MoistureShield Cladding. Resembling rich, natural hardwoods, MoistureShield Cladding supplies a durable, zero-maintenance finish while adding a stylish aesthetic to exteriors. Featuring MoistureShield’s proprietary Solid Core™ developing process, the cladding will be safeguarded against moisture absorption, warping, rotting, and damage from insects on all sides. This guarantees the resilient, color-enriched composite cladding shall withstand sun and rain, providing an all natural aesthetic that doesn’t need staining or painting. MoistureShield offers the only real cladding-approved deck board ranked for used in the ground, on the floor, or under water.

MoistureShield’s Vision DiamondDefense™ coating supplies a wide range of colors which includes Smokey Gray, Spanish Leather, Cold Brew, Mochaccino, Cathedral Stone, and Sandstone. Meridian’s TruTexture™ Surface features decreased pattern repetition and true wood-grain finish in colors of Citadel, Shoreside, and Mariner. Manufactured with 95% recycled quite happy with eligibility to make LEED credit, MoistureShield Cladding utilizes MoistureShield capped composite decking supported by way of a 50-year transferrable structural warranty for several decking series.

Solar Brick Façades
by Mitrex

Mitrex, a Canadian solar technology manufacturer, has released Solar Brick, a solar-incorporated façade solution created for use as solid wall cladding. Mitrex Solar Brick façades supply to 330W per panel, and its own features include advanced production methods to increase functionality and efficiency; improved aesthetics with a customizable dealing with layer; patented coatings along with anti-soiling and anti-reflective attributes; a variety of panel size options; backing options that enable the panels to end up being incorporated on any structure; and contribution to LEED points to greatly help projects obtain net-zero.

Solar Brick would work for new building retrofits or tasks of older structures, including over-cladding or recladding. Mitrex façade panels are usually engineered to supply durable and energy conserving building envelopes.

Woodgrain Finishes
by Dryvit

Dryvit ™, a Tremco Construction Products Group brand, has launched Woodgrain Finishes, a realistic-searching woodgrain exterior cladding system. Woodgrain could be installed on the Dryvit Outsulation® System or any substrate to improve a facility exterior. Alone, this textured-finish paneling supplies the weatherability, durability, and energy efficiency of Outsulation. Together, these operational systems provide cost-effective construction, zero-maintenance, and low embodied energy.

Dryvit Woodgrain textures are manufactured having an application of Tibur Stone™ finish and a coat of Demandit® Smooth. The wall is sealed with Dryvit SealClear™. By varying levels of pressure during application, installers can generate the precise amount of “knotting,” grain and consistency depth desired. Standard colors consist of ash, red pine, dark walnut, sable, bark, espresso, saddle, and cedar.

Woodgrain shall not really rot, and is resistant to colour fading highly. It can be used in the field or prefabricated into panels for consistency also to remove weather delays.