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Baumit selects the European Façade of the Year 2018 in Bratislava

36 finalists from 26 Baumit countries attended the Grand Final, which took place on 14 June at the Slovak Philharmonic in Bratislava. An international jury of leading architects selected the six category winners and the overall winner of the Baumit Life Challenge. As in 2014, Spain won the top prize “Life Challenge Award 2018” again.


Baumit’s openSystem external wall insulation lets go of moisture and keeps hold of airtightness

Global building materials manufacturer, Baumit, has created an external wall insulation solution, which allows walls to breathe, and has helped buildings to reach Passive House standards for thermal performance.


Baumit establishes site in Kent to expand global reputation for product and customer service excellence

One of Europe’s most successful building brands, Baumit, has established a full service offering in Aylesford, Kent, resulting in the ready availability of its extensive range of innovative external wall insulation systems.