When it comes to building materials, architects, contractors and building owners have a lot of options to choose from today, which is great! But with so many options how can you be sure that you’ve selected the right building materials for your next project? And how do you know that the building materials you selected will work together seamlessly, while still meeting the ever-changing building codes and regulations? Every project is unique, of course, but we can provide some clarity about a building solution that’s been making some innovative strides lately.
Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) are non-load bearing, exterior wall cladding systems that consist of an air and water-resistive barrier, insulation board attached either adhesively or mechanically (or both) to the substrate; an integrally reinforced base coat; and a textured protective finish coat. To put it another way…it’s a one-stop-shop exterior cladding system with all the components you’ll need for your next building project! We pulled together a short list of the top five benefits of using EIFS:
From residential to commercial construction, to schools, hotels and hospitals, EIFS has a lot to offer. Next time you’re faced with building materials decisions, streamline your build and consider EIFS. It’s your fully-integrated, code-compliant exterior wall solution with unlimited design options. Explore our website for additional information or contact us to learn more.