There are two types of ACFA® fiber cement boards according to their applications. The first is ACFA® interior fiber cement boards and the second called ACFA® exterior fiber cement boards.
ACFA® Fiber Cement Board is a strong and flexible board composed of Portland Cement, refined ores, and reinforced cellulose fiber as the main materials. It is made under high temperature and pressure which generates a light weight, durable and smooth-faced board for various applications. ACFA® Fiber Cement Board is a light weight energy saving building panel with non-asbestos fiber that is treated by high temperature and high pressure autoclave process, in accordance with ISO 9001.
Interior fiber cement board is used for the decoration purpose such as paint, wall paper, natural stone, tile and resilient flooring. It can be applied in wet and dry areas.
The sheets may be supplied as coated or uncoated and classified to four grades according to their flexural strength. The grade of a given product will be declare in the literature for that product.
Exterior fiber cement board is used textured and untextured flat sheets intended for exterior applications such as claddings, facades, curtain walls, soffits, and so forth.
There are wo types, according to their intended application. Type A: Sheets are intended for exterior applications, subjected to the direct action of sun, rain, or snow. They are supplied coated or uncoated. Type B: Sheets are intended for exterior applications, not subjected to the direct action of sun, rain, or snow.