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NON-COMBUSTIBLE CLADDING Cladding is a valuable element of the construction or renovation process and can provide insulation, add structural integrity, protect from high winds, reduce water absorption and making a building more resistant to cracks.  However, for both high-risk and high-rise buildings the emergence of a fire can be devastating.  What is non-combustible cladding? The…

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Rainscreen cladding for the UK climate Rainscreen cladding in simple terms is intended to be weather resistant, providing the building with protection from water damage through the external wall caused by weather. Of particular importance in the UK climate, these systems are designed to allow adequate water drainage from rain and reduce the risk of…

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A2 Rated Cladding – Why it’s still certified non-combustible?   How does the combustible ban view A2 rated cladding? In simple terms, the recent changes to government guidance have banned the use of combustible materials in external cladding used in the construction of high-rise residential buildings. This detail is noted in Section I of the…

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