Methacrylate for facades

The plastic materials used in the world of construction and architecture allow a wide flexibility and great constructive possibilities. That is why the methacrylate for facades It allows you to achieve really attractive applications that end up marking the character of the building and that are very attractive both for residential buildings and for those buildings dedicated exclusively to commercial activities.

Methacrylate for facades and other plastics for construction applications

However, on many occasions, Methacrylate searches for facades they assume the intention of finding plastic materials in their general definition. In fact, methacrylate as such is often used a lot in interior cladding. What's more, those methacrylate walls  they can be customizable, either through printing or screen printing; and even be used in applications that incorporate lighting.

However, if the methacrylate concept for facades refers to its most extensive incorrect mention, that is, to plastic walls in general, the possibilities are almost endless.In fact, it is recommended that a professional expert in the sector be the one who analyzes all the material options, selecting the one that gives you the most advantages in your project. At Polimer Tecnic, in addition to being a supplier of all types of plastics as construction solutions, we make our specialized team available to the client to advise them on the advantages and disadvantages of various materials with similar applications.

In these cases it would be more correct to speak of plastic coatings. Within this concept, some of the most attractive and demanded solutions for construction are: materials that have three-dimensional effects. The combinations of colors and textures allow to obtain eye-catching architectural projects. In our catalog we have Bencore, Vitroflex PC cellular or 3form as some of the references in this matter. However, it should not be forgotten that our product range also includes Wallguard, PVC, Bs1d0 polycarbonate, PE polyethylene, PP polypropylene and methacrylate, which will be recommended in one case or another, depending on what the client requires. It is recommended that you consult us for more information and obtain personalized estimates for your project.


How to make decorative wall panels

Surely you have come this far because you have doubts about how to make decorative panels for walls. Actually, we want to tell you about all the possibilities that our materials offer. In fact, at Polimer Tecnic we work with different types of plastics that adapt not only to functional needs, but also to decorative ones. In these cases, it is important that you tell us what are the characteristics that define your project so that we can recommend the most appropriate options for it.

How to make custom wall panels

One of the sectors that most often requires custom decorative panels is the advertising sector. Depending on what you need, as well as the technical specifications of the project, we can recommend one type of material or another. There are innumerable ways to execute a job, but the base element you choose will determine its resistance, both to the weather and to that of the new element. Also in terms of finishes, since each material is different.

Another question that It is very important is that of personalization. Most of the customers who contact us with questions about how to make custom decorative wall panels are interested in obtaining a design completely adapted to their tastes. In that sense, by being able to offer you custom manufacturing, you can choose from an almost infinite range of colors to achieve the effect you want.

You can take a look at our communication section to get an idea of ​​all the possibilities that we can offer you. To summarize the most important, it should be noted: the aluminum composite VITBOND, PVC AND PVCE VITROFLEX, compact and cellular polycarbonate, PVC panels with a foamed polystyrene core, methacrylates, cellular polypropylene and copolyester sheets. Ideally, you should contact us and tell us what are the needs and finishes that your project requires. Our specialized team will advise you without any commitment.

Aluminum composite quality for facades

10 tips to keep in mind about the quality of aluminum composite panels

In the market there are countless issues that have to do with the different qualities of the aluminum composite panels - ACP. For that reason, the prices that can be found are also very different from each other. Since Polimer Tecnic We want to help you find the value for money that your project needs, and for that reason we are going to show you some tips with which to detect the quality of each material.

How to clean a methacrylate screen

How to clean a methacrylate screen?

The conservation of plastic materials that are used in construction and architecture depends to a great extent on the maintenance and cleaning that is made of them. However, using the wrong products can have serious consequences that end up damaging or deteriorating the material. Here are some key tips on how to clean a methacrylate screen which will be very useful due to the increase in demand due to the coronavirus crisis.

Basic tips on how to clean a methacrylate screen

Most important to clean a methacrylate screen without damaging it is to bear in mind that it should not be dry cleaned due to the danger of scratching it and all kinds of products that contain alcohol should be avoided -except for exceptions that are explained later-, as well as solvents or abrasive liquids. The use of glass cleaner is not recommended either. It must be taken into account that the transparency of methacrylate is 92%, and that if these recommendations are not followed, this property of the material may be altered.

So, how to clean a methacrylate screen? A soft cloth dampened with water is a good procedure to remove dust and avoid charging the screen with static electricity that will attract dust again. If degreasing, removing stains and / or disinfecting the screen is required, you can use neutral soap added to the water and then remove it with a soft cloth. For the application it is recommended to moisten it only slightly, since if there is a lot of soap, cleaning will be much more tedious.

However, manufacturers recommend using specific products for cleaning such as Netacril that facilitate cleaning and provide a protective layer that prevents the attraction of dust and hinders the appearance of scratches due to daily rubbing. Its application is very simple in 3 steps:

1. It is applied by spraying
2. Spread with a soft cloth. In case of stains, you can moisten one end of the cloth to rub the stain a little.
3. With the same cloth or a dry one, the excess is removed until the original shine is obtained.

Alternatively, for large surfaces, the entire surface can be impregnated with a Netacril-impregnated sponge and the excess can be removed with a soft glass drying eraser. The excess product from passing the rubber can be collected by putting the sponge underneath. It is not recommended to do with water or other products due to the risk of scratching the surface.

Stains and specific problems in cleaning methacrylate partitions

The above is what ideal for regular cleaning of partitions made of this material. However, for specific stains, you can rub a cloth pre-moistened with pure isopropyl alcohol or diluted (pharmacy) methyl alcohol at less than 60% concentration. In any case, it will be to apply only where the problem is. In addition, it should be avoided in any case to run it over the edges, since it would produce the crazing effect consisting of the appearance of micro-cracks.

Polimer Tecnic is a supplier of all types of plastics for construction and architecture that offers customized solutions for professionals and individuals. Contact without obligation if you have any questions or related questions.

Rigid materials for printing

Rigid materials for printing: four options adapted to the needs of your project

There are many solutions rigid materials for printing, and it is likely that in a given project, there are several optimal options. Having the advice of specialized and experienced technicians, who are able to show you those characteristics where they differ and that could make the difference in the specific application is essential.

Digital printing on PVC

The revolution in digital printing on PVC: cutting-edge materials

The communication needs of companies have evolved. However, the increased competition and the large amount of visual stimuli to which the user is subjected make it more necessary than ever to attract the attention of potential customers. The digital printing on PVC acquires greater relevance when it comes to becoming the ideal support for corporate identity. And the most innovative materials on the market can achieve this with superior technical characteristics.

Difference between Methacrylate and Polycarbonate

Difference between methacrylate and polycarbonate

When working with plastic materials, it is important to know the difference between methacrylate and polycarbonate, since different plastic materials, although they have similar applications, can make a difference in a project, not only in terms of the final finish, but also by limiting or expanding the uses of the finished object. In this sense, for companies that use plastic as a basis for the development of their projects, it is also essential to know well the difference between methacrylate and polycarbonate. They look alike, but they are not the same. And the use of one or the other can affect the object you design. Let's see below some figures that will get you out of doubt. If you still have them.

Vitroflex PC for bus screens

VITROFLEX PC Anti-abrasion with ECE R118 and R43 certificates is ideal for use in vehicles

The most advanced materials allow the development of specific solutions for the industry that are adapted to the needs of your company. At Polimer Tecnic, as a group specializing in plastic materials, we want to talk to you today about the possibilities offered by the anti-abrasion polycarbonate sheets in vehicles, both new construction and for those that are already in use. He Vitroflex PC Anti-abrasion It is a specifically recommended material that also has the specific certificates of European regulations: ECE R118 and R43.

Types of safety masks

Types of safety masks and how Polimer can help you

The health crisis that has caused the coronavirus pandemic has meant that many people have been confined to their homes, many health workers who expose themselves to save lives, and as many workers in the primary sector who continue to make an effort so that the others do not lack anything. However, the situation has acquired an international magnitude that has caused supply problems, and some companies dedicated to non-essential productive sectors have changed their production lines to start manufacturing sanitary material.


Decorative panels for interior walls: Price

More and more specific finishes are being demanded in interior design. This demand is satisfied in the market thanks to the appearance of materials that allow to achieve numerous effects, and to the new uses adapted from others that were already well known. At Polimer Tecnic we are specialists in the manufacture and sale of all types of plastics, so many interior designers and construction specialists turn to us to find decorative panels for interior walls at an affordable price.