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Etex (Exteriors) UK offers a diverse portfolio of external fibre cement materials for architectural and residential applications.
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CPD Material (3)

Rainscreen Facades - Principles & Design
This CPD covers the design, principles and benefits of specifying rainscreen, looking into the history of rainscreen it’s different applications and how it’s use has developed with the ever evolving construction industry demands. We will look at different fixing and support options as well as what other considerations drive the design of rainscreen facades.
By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- What rainscreen cladding is and why it’s used.
- Different support structures for rainscreen.
- The factors that influence rainscreen layouts & applications.
- The difference between well known fire classifications.
- What Equitone is & the assistance on offer through specification.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Specifying Fibre Cement Profiled Sheeting
This CPD aims to introduce fibre cement sheeting as a building material and explores various design and specification criteria. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- How fibre cement is made and why it's a suitable building material
- The planning and design issues that dictate the choice of fibre cement profiles sheeting
- The performance benefits of fibre cement profiled sheeting in design and use
- How fibre cement profiled sheeting can be installed
- The variety of sectors and uses for which profiled sheeting is suitable
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
NLU Rainscreen Facades: Principles and Design
This presentation introduces the rainscreen concept, explains its principles and benefits, going on to identify some of the materials appropriate for use, design and fixing options and finally, to show some examples of rainscreen in application. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- What rainscreen cladding is and what it does
- What material types can be used
- Design, support and fixing options available
- The benefits of the system
- Other relevant details and design and layout factors
- Rainscreen cladding in use
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


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