Further technical information such as composition and manufacture, size and weight, performance and manufacture
Composition and manufacture
Timber: preservative-treated laminated timber using only slow-grown northern European Redwood from sustainable Finnish forests.
Surface treatment: two coat microporous paint or stain/clear lacquer.
Aluminium cladding: 13-step process resulting in a 80 microns powder coat according to SFS-EN 5975 and EO 320. Colour finishes to RAL specification.
All windows are tested for air permeability, watertightness and windload to high-performance standards BS EN 1026, BS EN 1027, and BS EN 12211. Skaala has accreditation for BS 7950, the security benchmark for Secured by Design designated projects.
Installation via approved national installers, or supply only with site fitting according to Skaalas installation manual.
Finland is reputed as a European leader in ecological sustainability.
Skaalas timber products are all either FSC or PEFC chain-of-custody sourced from sustainable, renewable and environmentally-managed forests.