Always a popular choice, Trendstone Plus ground face masonry units are pre-finished integrally colored concrete block with one or more faces ground to expose the variegated colors of the natural aggregates.
After the initial grinding process to expose the variegated colors of the natural aggregates, the pores of the Trendstone Plus units are filled with a cementitious grout. The exposed faces are then polished smooth in a multi-state polishing process and a factory-applied clear satin gloss acrylic is applied to accentuate the natural beauty of the aggregates and provide moisture resistance. This gives Trendstone Plus a smooth terrazzo finish.and now
Trendstone Plus and offer the enduring beauty of natural colored aggregates and the solid permanence of masonry, perfect for indoor and outdoor building projects.
Recycled content: Trendstone Plus is available in the new Chicago Green Series containing post-consumer recycled content.
One-Step Installation: Trendstone Plus masonry units provide finished load-bearing or non-load-bearing walls in a single trade, one-step operation. You save time and money.
Maintenance Free: Trendstone Plus units are virtually maintenance free! There’s no need to repaint or refinish.
Low Life-Cycle Costs: Trendstone Plus finish will last the lifetime of your building.
Easy-to-Clean: Trendstone Plus provide a wall surface with a high degree of graffiti-resistant cleansability.
Mold and Moisture Resistant: Manufactured with an integral water repellent admixture, Trendstone Plus units repel moisture and prevent mold and efflorescence.
Durability: Structural integrity and high durability make Trendstone Plus the perfect choice for your institutional, commercial or industrial project.
Flexibility: Trendstone Plus is available in wide variety of colors, shapes and scoring patterns. It can be ordered with rounded corners and edges for ADA compliance.
Over-sized Units: Create large-scale walls, columns and arches of monumental proportion with Monumental Sized Trendstone Plus units. These larges sizes are available in most colors.
Fire Protection: Depending on the thickness and internal configuration of the block, Trendstone Plus offers up to a 4-hour fire rating.