Posts from December 2015


Under Pressure: Wind Load Series Part 4

In the final post of our wind load series, we build on what we learned in previous discussions by delving into complex code bodies and agencies.

Categories: Commercial, Product Education, Residential, Thought Leadership, Wind Loads

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Under Pressure: Wind Load Series Part 3

In our last blog post we discussed how siding is designed to be installed in different structures and the requirements according to geographical and topographical location. We also discussed where on the building the siding is installed. To know how to safely install a siding product on a building, especially those with known high wind pressures, a manufacturer can turn to a number of test standards.

Categories: Commercial, Product Education, Residential, Thought Leadership, Wind Loads

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Illumination Panels Create Functional & Fun Learning Space

Pope Elementary School in Cypress, Texas used Nichiha Illumination panels to create a space that was functional and fun for learning. VLK Architects, Inc. infused bright colors into the design using custom color Illumination panels that were installed on both the interior and exterior of the building.

Categories: Commercial, Design Trends, Inspiration, Nichiha Projects

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