FACADE DECOR: FACADE DESIGN
The design of the facade with the use of facade stucco is an elegant architectural technique for decorating any structure. Such decor gives solidity, presentable look, expression, perfection to the exterior of the building and, certainly, raise status of the owner.
The difference is obvious
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Any owner wants to give originality and speciality to the house exterior. When the house is built, you should also see about the facade design, fastening the artistic facade elements. However, when choosing finishing materials, it is necessary to take into account the fact that the facade is always in contact with the external environment. The walls and facade decoration elements are exposed to many negative factors at different times of the year. Changes of temperature and humidity, physical, chemical and ultraviolet effects have only a damaging impact on your house exterior. Considering to these factors decorative elements are selected.
For wall decoration usually natural materials, such as stone, wood, gypsum and others are used. Currently, synthetic materials facade decor elements are gained in popularity. These are facade decoration of polystyrene foam, in simple phrase – special foam plastic.
ADVANTAGES OF POLYSTYRENE FACADE DECORATION MADE BY THE HERMITAGE MOULDING WORKSHOP
The Hermitage workshop facade moulding has excellent technique features:
LIGHT WEIGHT AND SIMPLE INSTALLATION
Expanded polystyrene, from which our facade stucco is made, weighing less than stone more than 10 times. And this makes it possible to install ready-made facade decor on the facades of any houses, including wooden and panel, without additional strengthening of buildings. Installation of our light facade decoration is reduced only to the fastening of the finished decor and does not require any metal frames, formwork or distribution of attachment points.
STRONG, RELIABLE, ELASTIC
The quality, durability and external appearance just as good as the decor of other materials. Also, reinforced polystyrene products with a cement coating are not deformed and no cracks appear on them. Our facade decor does not need restoration.
HIGH RESISTANCE TO ENVIRONMENTAL INFLUENCE, BIOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL IMPACT
Our products are resistant to various substances, including adhesive and water-soluble paints, alcohols, salts, silicone oils, seawater, lime and others. Expanded polystyrene is not absorbed by microorganisms and animals, and therefore does not create nutrient soil for rodents, fungi and bacteria.
Stucco decor of polystyrene foam does not absorb moisture. It has almost zero water absorption.
Styrofoam contains a flame retardant, which makes the material self-extinguishing.
NOT EXPOSED TO SHRINK AND EXPANSION TO TEMPERATURE CHANGES
The recommended temperature for our decor operating is from + 80 ° C to - 180 ° C.
HAS A HIGH SOUND AND THERMAL INSULATION COEFFICIENT
It gives your facade not only style, but also quite tangible properties: additional thermal and sound insulation. This facade design allows you to maintain a comfortable, healthy microclimate, as well as significantly save on heating and air conditioning, because up to 50% of the heat goes through the outer walls. Find out more about outdoor insulation on the houses and facades insulation page.
BIG ASSORTMENT OF DECORATIVE ELEMENTS IN OUR CATALOGUE
For the building facade decoration and design, the Hermitage stucco workshop offers a variety of decorative elements:
- String cornices
- Columns and pilasters
- Key stones
- And other facade decoration elements (look at the catalogue)
Also, our specialists could make facades stucco decor both according to standard sketches and your individual projects.