The front door of any project is often the building’s book cover. Anything beyond that point is already coming with a preconceived notion of what the individual just saw outside. As EIMA continues to highlight … Read more
The EIFS Industry Members Association continues to showcase a monthly project that highlights the performance benefits tied to an EIFS building. This month, the EIFS in the Spotlight heads to Atlanta, Georgia and Sto Corp’s … Read more
In April 2015, Manhattan’s Financial District welcomed the latest EIFS in the Spotlight project from Parex USA, and its stunning appearance is hard to miss in this busy location. If the windy conditions and winter … Read more
With summer temperatures reaching 150 degrees F on exterior building surfaces and heavy demand placed on HVAC systems, the continuous insulation that is inherent in EIFS was a substantial added bonus. Read more
Cost savings, energy efficient, sustainable, one warranty, a single trade, and several finishes rarely all seem to be on the table at once. The use of EIFS, more specifically Dryvit’s Outsulation® Plus MD System, showed each of these were attainable and more.
Completed in 2007, The Stratford at Kenwood, Cincinnati, OH appears to be a combination of several building materials, but in fact is all EIFS. Dryvit’s TerraNeo® finish, Lymestone™ finish and DPR™ finish were used across the building’s 180,000 sq/ft to showcase the appearances of granite, limestone, and stucco. Beyond the noticeable aesthetic appeal, the EIFS provided cost savings that would be near impossible to achieve with heavier materials.