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Swisspearl Clinar Economical Fiber Cement Panel Series
Timeless, dependable, high-quality, and budget-minded.  Introducing Clinar - the new economical panel format from Swisspearl. Architects, installers, and owners now have the premier fiber cement panel from Swisspearl in a wide variety of smaller format sizes for economical, smaller-scale rainscreen construction. Simple to install, the new Clinar formats are gaining even more popular now in the... Read More
Cladding Corp Swisspearl Color Blends 2020
Cladding Corp is pleased to announce our new Swisspearl® Color Blends for the US Market. Unleash limitless possibilities for your next design when blending the beautiful colors and textures of Swisspearl fiber cement.  We have three new Color Blend brochures that illustrate these blends of various color families - curated for designers who are looking for innovation and creative inspiration. In... Read More
Ceramic Rainscreen Cladding Facade Boulder Colorado Embassy Suites
Boulder's happening 29th Street now offers a striking hotel option, as the 28th and Canyon Embassy Suites has opened just around the corner. Boasting an engineered Ceramic5 cladding system, this new hotel required a unique solution for its high-traffic performance needs.  Johnson Nathan Strohe Architects (JNS) of Denver, CO coordinated the design work on this new Embassy Suites, adding one more... Read More
Terra5 Rainscreen Sunscreen Installation at University of Iowa
Cladding Corp is pleased to announce that in January 2020, faculty, staff, and students at the University of Iowa were able to move into the newly completed Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences building. Construction of the 66,470 square-foot facility is now complete and includes an engineered Terra5 rainscreen and sunscreen assembly supplied by Cladding Corp.  For this project, a grey... Read More
Cladding Corp Varina Area Library Richmond, VA - Photo Credit: Chris Cunningham Photography
The design team at Quinn Evans Architects (formerly BCWH) was tasked with creating a modern, energy-efficient rainscreen design for this Richmond-area library that still reflected this Virginia community’s vernacular architectural heritage. The final design, vaguely reminiscent of a collection of tobacco barns, utilized a varied palette of building materials on the exterior to reinforces the... Read More
Commons at Stanton Square Highlighted in ArchDC Summer 2019 Issue
We are pleased to announce that The Commons at Stanton Square, home to the non-profit organizations Martha's Table and Community of Hope, is highlighted in the Summer 2019 issue of ArchDC which is focuses on public and institutional projects.  This stunning 55,000 square foot facility was envisioned by cox graae spack architects and incorporates a Cladding Corp engineered rainscreen assembly clad... Read More
SWISSPEARL® VINTAGO
Get to know the newest offering from Swisspearl®, VINTAGO. VINTAGO is a through body colored fiber cement panel with a sanded surface.  The sanding process uses a coarse grit which creates a natural, raw surface that hightlights the original purity of Swisspearl® fiber cement panels. In an interplay between light and shadow, characteristic irregularities and nuances in tone accenturate the... Read More
Terra5 TC18 Grooved Tiles MTFA Architecture Washington DC Rainscreen Cladding
MTFA Architecture redesigned an existing office building into a high quality residential condominium building on 22nd Street, NW in Washington, DC. Two colors and four different tiles were incorporated to create an head-turning new addition to the neighborhood. With 360 views of the city from 1255 22nd Street's rooftop lounge, this high-end makeover has all of the ammenities you need, clad with a... Read More