Rainscreen

Rainscreen

Typical Wall Build Up

  • Rainscreen System
  • Cavity
  • Rail system with brackets fixed to studs through sheathing board
  • Insulation fixed around brackets - see below for specification
  • 12mm external grade sheathing board (e.g. cement particle board)
  • 100mm studs @ 600 centres + 50mm multi purpose slab
  • 15mm board (vapour check)
  • 15mm board
Rainscreen External Finish Build Up

Fire Performance

Board Performance Values
2x15mm Gyproc WallBoard 60 Minutes
2x15mm Gyproc FireLine Board 120 Minutes

Thermal Performance

Insulation Performance Values
60mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 0.30 W/m2K
80mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 0.26 W/m2K
90mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 0.34 W/m2K
130mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 0.20 W/m2K

Many facade finishes are available to use on rainscreen systems including:

  • Metal Cladding

    Metal Cladding

  • Resin Tiles

    Resin Tiles

  • Stone Tiles

    Stone Tiles

  • Terracota Tiles

    Terracota Tiles

  • Fibre Cement

    Fibre Cement

Carrier systems and brackets may vary, depending on manufacturers’ requirements.