Introducing Architectural Cladding

Introducing Architectural Cladding

Introducing Architectural Cladding

  • Example of modern cladding, grey metal cladding on new building showing asymmetrical windows and building exterior

Introducing Architectural Cladding

Architectural cladding is being called a design revolution and “The Next Big Thing”, gaining a lot of attention from leading commercial architects for its versatile presentation values.

The enthusiasm among the professionals is based on business values too. This new generation of architectural cladding is highly adaptable to any type of building or commercial space. Architectural cladding is extremely durable and relatively cheap compared to other alternatives.

The less obvious but extremely important value of architectural cladding is its design flexibility. This cladding can be used to create truly remarkable modern exteriors for an astonishing range of building types. In the United States, metal cladding is also extremely popular as all-weather, protective barriers for every climate.

The Practical Values of Architectural Cladding

The relatively sudden craze over architectural cladding in Australia is also based on practical considerations and market realities. The redevelopment of properties in Australian cities has naturally created a demand for building upgrades of all kinds.

Architectural cladding provides all the practical values for new buildings and upgrades. New and redesigned buildings can use this cladding as cost-effective coverage for new spaces, and to complement new designs. This type of cladding is also very useful in combination with modern, metal roofing and external fascias and guttering, enabling excellent colour matches and contrasts.

Metal wall cladding is very versatile, adaptable to just about any type of building without breaking the budget. It can also be installed very quickly; another very useful commercial value. Therefore, it’s no great surprise that Australian developers, builders, architects, and designers have been very interested in the commercial values of the new architectural cladding.

This combination of better costs, multiple applications, and improved design styles has been a winner around Australia. You may have seen many of the new commercial and industrial properties in Australian cities with their ultra-modern designs.

Architectural cladding is one of the main reasons that these buildings are commercially viable as their designs would simply be too expensive using other materials. This type of cladding is offered using Colorbond, zinc, copper, stainless steel and more. All of these materials can be adapted to many styles, using different configurations and industry expertise.

Sourcing Your Architectural Cladding

If you’re considering architectural cladding for your next project, a word of advice: Specialist suppliers are your best option for exploring prices, variations, and getting the technical information you need.

These specialist suppliers are experts and you’ll find that you can also get better prices this way. It’s important to be aware that there are many different types of architectural cladding available, so it’s a good idea to research your materials options thoroughly.

Talk to Queensland Sheet Metal about Architectural Cladding

Queensland Sheet Metal is your local source for architectural cladding in Brisbane. We have a comprehensive range of design and style options for you, including Colorbond®, the latest zinc and copper architectural cladding, and stainless steel options.

Call us on 1300 627 053 or contact us online to speak directly to our cladding experts. We’ll be happy to provide any technical information and guidance you require for your project.

 

February 27th, 2018|Categories: Articles|