Enhanced Durability and Reduced Maintenance

Choose materials proven to be characterized by one or more of the following:

  • Service life - longevity and minimal deterioration.
  • Reduced maintenance - require little, if any, finishing, or do not require frequent applications of toxic finishes.
  • Recyclability - can be reused or recycled at end of service life

Direct support of technical goals

CGreen A5.406
CHPS
GGlobes
BDCv3
NDv3
BDCv4
NDv4
Applicable
Products /
Systems
  • Concrete unit masonry
  • Proto IITM post tension masonry site walls

Concrete masonry and Proto IITM certainly apply to all of the criteria.

Concrete is prized as an extremely durable material, and in the form of concrete masonry units, provides long-lasting structures requiring little to no maintenance.

Enhanced Durability and Reduced Maintenance