The lightweight large format Lapitec slabs create a fantastic material for cladding, facades, rain screens and curtain walling. The water resistance, freeze thaw resistance and minimal amounts of joints required are ideal technical properties to withstand all kinds of weather. Lapitec has many qualities, which can provide external applications with a long lasting low maintenance finish:
Where waterproofing is vital Lapitec provides a solution.
With almost zero porosity and large format slabs, Lapitec can be used across large areas with minimal joints creating a watertight area, which is both practical and beautiful.
Natural stone has been used in landscaping for thousands of years, both structurally and aesthetically. Lapitec’s 100% natural minerals combined with its superior technical properties presents a new and exciting dimension for landscaping.
Lapitec’s strength can be used to great effect structurally and for use as hard-wearing surfaces. Its water resistance provides opportunity for water feature design and its natural mineral colours enable it to sit beautifully and comfortably amongst vegetation.
Lapitec is one of the most hardwearing hard surface materials available. With high scratch and impact resistance, it is designed to withstand high levels of foot traffic.
Lapitec’s technical advantages to paving solutions include:
The Lapitec collection is available in slab sizes of 3365 x 1500mm.
Lapitec slabs are available in thicknesses of 12, 20 and 30mm.
Lapitec’s superlative properties and consistency of production imbue this material with qualities unsurpassed for use in a broad spectrum of situations.
The beautiful and natural colours from the Lapitec collection will remain the same over time and will never fade, even with continued exposure to UV light.
Lapitec slabs are full bodied and as such composition, physical and visual properties are consistent throughout.
The material excels in it’s low thermal conductivity properties with 1,3 w/m K ensuring that it is an efficient insulator.
The beauty of Lapitec is that it’s engineered for life – even at only 12mm thick, Lapitec is one of the strongest hard surface materials on the market.
From mineral to slab, processing to finishing – Lapitec does not contain any raw materials obtained through petroleum processing.
Being pore free, Lapitec surfaces do not absorb moisture, therefore are stain free, hygienic and easy to clean.
Due to Lapitec’s imporosity it is unaffected by freeze thaw.
From exterior paving to interior wetrooms, Lapitec’s finishes have excellent slip resistance and are non-porous, ideal for wet environments.
Your stunning Lapitec kitchen, bathroom, and even floor will remain scratch free and maintain its original appearance.
Lapitec can endure the highest levels of stress, making it an ideal material for heavy-duty interior or exterior projects.
From interior designs such as fireplaces, to exterior cladding, you are rest assured that Lapitec will not exhibit any expansion or shrinkage.