The idea of cladding buildings with wood is not a new one, but in recent years technological advancements have made it increasingly cost effective. Indeed, cladding external walls for warmth and protection from wind and rain has historically been a construction mainstay. The recurring issue with raw wood cladding has always been its susceptibility to water ingress and rot, requiring frequent maintenance and care.
The chemical process of acetylation by Accsys Technologies has created a wood product which is natural, durable and sustainable. Most importantly, it requires virtually no maintenance and refuses to rot even in the wettest and coldest conditions.
The demand for wooden cladding across both commercial and residential projects has increased in recent years as developers, architects and home owners increasingly looking for a natural aesthetic