There are good reasons for having thermal insulation. This is because we all want to reduce heating costs, Simultaneously, the building structure should be retained and the living comfort increased. Therefore, what applies now and in the future – whether new construction, modernisation or refurbishment, those who insulate reap the benefits for decades to come.
For many years thermal insulation composite systems (ETICS) from Caparol have represented high-tech facades, "Made in Germany". Millions of square metres insulated with Caparol and the many years of experience by a brand manufacturer ensure thermal insulation with excellent performance features. For economic efficiency, flexibility or design possibilities – with the Caparol ETICS range of products you and your customers profit from well-developed facade insulation of the highest quality.
In recent months there have been several negative reports about thermal insulation with external thermal insulation composite system (ETICS) throughout the media. In most case, the reports involved content that was not correct and non-verifiable. Issues such as fire protection, efficiency and sustainability were questioned.
In the meantime, there have also been positive reports in the press and on TV. For one, the press is covering scientifically proven, sound knowledge concerning facade insulation and establishing a foundation for objective discussion. On the other hand, the trade associations have recently launched a large-scale, media-wide dialogue campaign "A dialogue for heat" to promote ETICS.
Late 2012 the federal government initiated a new program for CO2 building renovation for additional financial impetus.