Advantages and disadvantages of metal siding




The use of metal (steel) siding, whose appearance imitates the building material such as timber, for cladding the facades of houses is becoming an increasingly popular way to protect buildings from adverse external influences, performing also an aesthetic function.

FRONTMASTER metal siding panels in Dmitrov have a multilayered structure, inside which, most often, is galvanized steel. And outside they are either painted by the method of powder coating, or a polymer coating. In the latter case, one of the following types of coatings is used to create a thin protective film:

(A) Polyvinyl chloride;

B) polyurethane;

C) acrylate;

D) polyester;

E) polyvinylidene fluoride.

Today siding is a widely demanded and popular building material at And this is due to the presence of a number of positive qualities. Below are some of them.

The range of operating temperatures at which you can operate the steel siding is in the range -40 … +70 °C. And no sharp temperature fluctuations can harm this material with a small coefficient of linear thermal expansion.
Metal siding panels do not burn, and therefore can be used as fire protection as an additional measure to prevent fires.
Steel siding is an environmentally friendly building material that is resistant to mold and mildew.
It can be used even in aggressive environments, due to the fact that steel siding has high chemical and corrosion resistance.
Metal siding panels have a sufficiently high strength, which allows the possibility of their use even in the construction of facilities that do not have fences.
Finishing the facades of houses, between the panels of metal siding and the walls can lay insulating materials and, thereby, making the building warmer, while ensuring a reduction in heating costs. In this case, the owners of the house will be easier to maintain the necessary microclimate, thanks to the ventilated design.
Metal siding is easy to install, so this work can be done even without hiring professional builders.
The siding panels do not change much in size when heated.
This building material is made in a wide variety of colors.


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