Fiber cement

Fiber cement

A siding that is more durable than wood and is termite resistant, water resistant, noncombustible, and warranted to last 50 years. It is composed of cement, sand, and cellulose fiber that has been cured with pressurized steam to increase its strength and dimensional stability. The fiber is added as reinforcement to prevent cracking.
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Edison, NJ, December 19, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Starborn Industries, a leading manufacturer and international distributor of premium fastening products, has introduced the new Smart-Bit for Fiber Cement Board.
Among material types, brick, stucco, and fiber cement siding are forecast to see the most rapid demand gains through 2016, rising at double-digit paces.
The report says the architectural segment will face both opportunities and challenges as we head toward 2015, with the use of vinyl siding decreasing the need for exterior architectural paint, but with the growing market for fiber cement siding increasing the need.
NeverFade may be applied to vinyl siding, PVC, wood, aluminum siding, stucco, masonry, and fiber cement surfaces.
Cutting fiber cement siding with a circular saw is a messy business--the dust goes everywhere.
Fiber cement has taken off as a replacement siding in the hot, humid climates of the southern United States, where its resistance to rot, fungus, and termite infestation is an easy upsell.
As fiber cement siding grows in popularity manufacturers are working to make tools that can meet the demand.
1,020 m2 UK for curtain ventilated fiber cement faade,
Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -"Fiber Cement? Market - Global Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2019 - 2023"
Global fiber cement product shipments are projected to expand 4.4 percent per year through 2019, to 32.6 million metric tons, driven especially by demand in North America and deeper penetration in building applications, according to World Fiber Cement, a new study from Cleveland market researcher Freedonia Group.
Atlanta, GA, November 01, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Nichiha USA, a national leading manufacturer of fiber cement siding and cladding, is pleased to announce the launch of its new, refreshed corporate identity with the roll out of a new and completely redesigned website.
Fiber cement will gain share in the residential market.