Plinth panels extend the life of the building and improve its appearance. Their use greatly simplifies the process of surface finishing and allows you to insulate the building. The list of materials for the production of panels is quite wide.
Varieties of panels for the plinth
Decorative plinth siding panels houses can be metal, plastic, they are quite popular, they have a texture like stone, brick, slate can imitate shingles, wood, timber, wood chips, scales. The panels look almost identical to natural material, they are available in a variety of patterns, reliefs and textures. Installation of siding is carried out on the crate, which gives the walls the opportunity to «breathe». Decorative panels are very convenient in operation.
Clinker panels for plinth often have an insulated layer of polystyrene foam, the decorative part visually resembles a surface finished with brick or natural stone. The color range is wide — from light options to burgundy and dark gray. Clinker is not inferior in strength to granite, has a long service life. The material is well tolerated by moisture and temperature changes, does not let the cold into the house. The color of the clinker does not change under the influence of sunlight.
Stone panels for plinth look impressive and expensive. They are most often made of sandstone or limestone, less often — from marble or granite. The size of the tiles can be different — from small to large ones with the height of the entire foundation. The texture of the tile is also diverse — there are matte options, smooth polished or granular.
Plinth panels are practical, durable and easy to use. They will help keep the walls from external destruction and give the building an additional aesthetic appeal.