About Hessian Cloth
During the winter months damage caused by frost can add additional complications to the most organised construction site and it is from this perspective that Protec are proud to stock and supply Protec Hessian.
Protec Hessian is one of the most effective forms of frost protection that you can buy and unlike similar products is, in many instances, a more economic option to use for a wide range of frost protection applications.
Frost damage on site can affect works and materials in many different ways and two of the most significant problems are highlighted below along with the benefits that using Protec Hessian brings:
- Damage to Building Materials – Frost damage to materials such as bricks and stone sills through freezing and expansion. Materials that are wrapped in Hessian are insulated against the cold, reducing the penetration of water and ice.
- Time Loss – Through damage to materials or structure caused by frost, the use of Hessian can aid productivity on site by removing the time lost waiting for replacement building materials or having to carry out repairs on site.
Supplied in a 1.37m x 46m roll, Protec Hessian is an ideal protection for internal and external works both for covering and insulation purposes. Furthermore the handy roll size is suitable for storage when not in use and the Hessian itself is easy to cut with either scissors or a Stanley knife.
Hessian is a great product for insulating against frost but it is also worth considering Bubblewrap as another viable alternative as the air pockets provide outstanding insulation against temperature change and reduces the risk of frost forming in the first place. Hessian and Bubblewrap can be used independently or together to provide full waterproof frost insulation.Next post: 'Open Doors' Project - Opening Uk's Construction Sites
Products used in this blog post
Protec International LTD Recognised by the Considerate Constructors Scheme
We are delighted to announce that we have been named Most Considerate Supplier Runner Up and received the Gold National Supplier Award at the National Company and Suppliers Awards, hosted…
Floor Protection for Parties and Events
With Halloween, Bonfire Night and the Festive Period fast approaching, it can be a busy time catching up with family and friends. House parties are a great way to get…
Protec Guide: Temporary Flooring Protection
Whilst temporary floor protection is most commonly specified in commercial and residential building projects, it is increasingly being used on smaller domestic projects such as redecorating or moving home. By…
©2019 Protec International Ltd. Registered in England No. 3686287. VAT No. 725 7799 83.
The Company reserves the right to amend or vary its conditions of sale and to alter its prices and charges in respect of goods and/or services supplied to the customer without notice. Prices and charges payable by the customer shall be those prevailing at the time of delivery and so invoiced by the Company.