Through its ADFORS Business, GNO offers a range of exclusive wall coverings that make walls look aesthetically impressive and elegant. In addition to the exquisite and elegant look provided by the fabric, the wall coverings prevent propagation of hairline surface cracks, protects walls from impacts (like dent marks) 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 echo-sound levels by with NRC values of 0.3 to 0.5. These wall coverings are used in home theater rooms or areas of workplaces in need of acoustic insulation like office cafeteria, conference rooms etc.
The range of ADFORS products also include insect screens that are suited for different insect and mosquito protection needs. The product offers an ideal screening solution for frequent use applications such as windows, doors, pool, patios, porches, gazebos, sun room enclosures and screen rooms.
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.