Rainscreen Facades

  • Now considered an all-important element of green construction

  • Walls "breathe" to minimize trapped moisture, mold and mildew

  • Life expectancy of a rainscreen is greater than traditional construction

  • Designs incorporate recyclable metals, phenolic, terracotta or stone

  • Maintenance free because of no exposed caulking, grout or mortar

  • Can be installed in cold weather for greater scheduling flexibility

  • More design options for aesthetics on new or re-cladding project