Why choose composite exterior cladding?
Cladding is a type of siding that covers part or all of your home’s exterior walls. The most popular exterior cladding material today is composite cladding. The advent of composite cladding has revolutionized the exterior cladding industry. Composite exterior cladding is more attractive, durable, and lasts longer, providing superior protection for your home.
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Advantages of composite wall cladding
Stone, brick, and would have been used for centuries as exterior cladding materials. Even in modern society, wood cladding is still the main cladding material. This is because the wood is readily available and has beautiful natural wood grain.
But as an organic material, wood is susceptible to moisture damage and weathering. Even pressure-treated wood can fade quickly, along with mold and warping. Of course, doing regular maintenance work can extend its lifespan. But over time, maintenance, repairs can lead to higher costs.
Composite cladding is the best option for upgrading exterior wall cladding. Besides the higher initial cost than wood cladding, it has many advantages that wood materials do not have. The following are the advantages of composite cladding:
Composite cladding is favored for its effective sound and thermal insulation. It insulates much better than common building materials such as concrete and steel. Insulation is critical to ensuring energy efficiency in buildings.
Unlike traditional wood cladding panels, composite cladding has a Class B fire rating. It can effectively prevent the occurrence of fire and provide you with more security.
Due to the unique composition of the production material. Composite cladding does not require painting, treatment, or sanding. This avoids high maintenance costs later on. Of course, you still need to clean once in a while.
The unique formula of composite cladding provides better fade resistance. And it retains its appearance longer than the traditional wood cladding.
Composites are made from a mix of recycled plastic and wood fibers. This material can effectively crack or chip the product surface. It will not cause harm to the human body, and it also has a long service life.
Easy to clean
High-quality composite material with good stain resistance. The cladding doesn’t absorb liquids, so you can easily clean any dust, etc. from the surface.
Composites also provide excellent protection against water and mildew, both of which are known to attack wood cladding.
Insects such as termites can burrow into the wood cladding and devour the cladding causing serious safety problems. Fortunately, composite cladding made from mixed materials can keep these intruders out.
Lots of options
Composites provide the most realistic look of wood without the need for additional staining or painting. At the same time as an artificial product, you can choose different product surfaces and colors.
Composite cladding design ideas
When it comes to designing the exterior of your home, the first thing that probably comes to your mind is the exterior. These are very important considerations when looking at design and appearance. But they are really only a small part of the architectural plan. A home is your biggest investment, so it should reflect your unique design and style. Installing exterior cladding is one of the best ways to enhance the appearance and value of your home. The use of composite cladding is not only a major trend in contemporary design.
Exterior cladding is an exterior covering that protects a house or building. Exterior cladding is especially important for traditional timber-framed houses. It can prevent the house from getting wet and shield the house from the wind and rain. While providing home protection, exterior cladding ties together the overall aesthetic of the home.
Application of composite exterior wall cladding
Composite exterior wall cladding can be applied in many places. Examples include garden rooms, fence screens, apartment buildings, and even livestock buildings. Composite cladding is ideal for hard-to-maintain areas. This is thanks to the color stability of the composite, which prevents the product from fading due to weathering.
Hide unsightly exterior walls
Faded exterior walls will give you a bad visual experience. Wall painting is an option, but composite cladding is more attractive. Covering unsightly walls doesn’t have to stop at the outer boundaries of the house. For example, you can also cover ugly garage walls. Also, connect your home design with the garden. At the same time, these options are still low maintenance and can last for many years.
Most people, prefer to extend their old house when moving to a new house. We all know that expanding a home adds value, and any type of home expansion adds up to 20%. When expanding a home, both homeowners and renovators consider extension designs. Whether you choose a traditional wood color, or a modern gray or black. Composite materials can give you the corresponding choice. And they can be well-matched with the natural environment. This is a great use for composite cladding, especially for homes that want a low-maintenance future.
Modern composite cladding can similarly provide feature walls for interior projects. For modern interiors, the clean and precise lines of composite cladding can produce a contemporary style. Composite cladding on the interior walls can provide a country house feel.
Maybe you don’t know much about composite materials, maybe you have some other questions. It doesn’t matter, our professional team will answer any of your questions. At the same time, we will also provide free samples to give you a more intuitive understanding of composite products. So if you have any ideas, please contact us and we will be happy to help you.