Only 7.2% of new homes accomplish current minimum levels of energy efficiency. An alarming fact that has published the last study of the National Center of Renewable Energies. According to Cener, the lack of efficient measures means unnecessary economic spending and a risk to our health.
Is it possible to benefit from the aesthetic and energetic advantages of rainscreen façades with ceramic or stone cladding when opting for a technical closing wall? From now on it will be possible thanks to the collaboration agreement between Sistema Masa and Knauf, with the participation of the Institute of Technology of Catalonia (ITEC) and the supervision of the BAC Engineering Consultancy Group.
The solution of installing ventilated facades in a rehabilitation is one of the options that brings more advantages. This type of facades allows a great variety of finishes and in its installation, you can take advantage of the existing facade of the building. It also offers excellent thermal and acoustic performance.
The importance of choosing quality building materials is the key of ensuring a long building life. In addition, it also guarantees the well-being and health of their guests, who may suffer health consequences if they are exposed to high levels of toxic products, such as some PVC components.