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What causes render cracking?
A Big Question! There are many reasons why render can crack. But if you can rule out causes that come from the build process and movement in the underlying structure or ground, then look to the products and application.
PROWALL: Rainscreen cladding retains 60-year BBA for durability
ProWall, the first rainscreen cladding system to be awarded 60-year certification for exceptional durability, continues to deliver first class performance in relation to fire, strength, weathertightness and stability.
Not all mesh is created equal
Innovative glass fibre reinforcement mesh is now an integral part of modern render systems, with the days of chicken wire or stainless-steel mesh long gone.
CASE STUDY ProRend at the Great Western Hotel, Exeter
The Great Western Hotel, an Exeter landmark dating from the 19th century has been re-finished in ProRend’s breathable Mineraltex render and Self-Clean Masonry Paint. Opened in 1848 the hotel has seen many changes and developments, so needed to be returned to former glory.
Applicator Reward Scheme launched
The problem of glancing light
Glancing light, simply put, is when sunlight or artificial light shines onto a surface at an acute angle.
HESTON HYDE HOTEL
Premier protection with ProRend EIFS
Situated inside the M25 in Greater London, a stone’s throw from Heathrow Airport, the Heston Hyde Hotel is a prestigious boutique hotel development clad with ProRend EIFS external wall insulation system.
Focus on: ProBead
Manufactured in the UK
ProBead may be the market-leading PVCu bead for plastering and rendering, but did you know our beads are made here in the UK?