Through its ADFORS Business, GNO offers a range of exclusive wall coverings that make walls look tasteful and elegant. The wall coverings prevents propagation of surface cracks, protects the walls from impacts and are fire resistant. The range includes wall coverings that provide anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that can be used in the susceptible areas. Acoustic range of wall coverings are also available that help reduce the sound levels by up to 20 dB. These coverings are used in home theater rooms.
The range of ADFORS products also include insect screens that are suited for different mosquito protection needs. In addition to the exquisite and elegant look provided by the fabric, the product boasts additional properties such as controlling crack propagation, impact resistance, fire resistance etc.
Under the brand CertainTeed, GNO supplies premium asphalt and composite shingles as roofing solutions and Vinyl Slidings for external wall cladding. Shingles provide multi-comfort solutions for homes by imparting 100% waterproofing, world-class aesthetics and resistance to color-fading, blow-offs, fire and algal growth.
The Performance Plastics Business offers Extrusions, Foams, Films and Fabrics developed through its expertise in high-performance polymers. The extrusions include different silicon profiles that are used as a specialty seal in façades. Proven in all types of commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential buildings, the foam applications vary from foam tapes for cladding panel, window glazing, wall partitions and HVAC seals to solid acrylic attachment tapes for cladding stiffener and window decoration attachment. The foams are also available are viscoelastic compounds for soundproofing applications used in new construction and remodeling. The Business also offers a complete range of fluoropolymer films that provide the highest level of UV and chemical protection in the marketplace. Specialty Coated Fabrics are found in roofs, airports and stadiums around the world.
The polishing of floors, i.e. Marble and Granite, is done by using Silicon Carbide blocks. These blocks are produced by using Silicon Carbide grains which are manufactured by GNO’s Silicon Carbide (SiC) Business. SiC Sharpening stones and Coated products are used in the sharpening of Wood Carving tools.