How Hot Is Too Hot?

Surfaces exposed to the sun, especially pedestal mounted pavers, get extremely hot. With extended periods of sun exposure, these surfaces reach temperatures exceeding 180 degrees Fahrenheit and often exceed 150 degrees Fahrenheit. At this temperature, skin can burn with direct contact in only a matter of seconds. Even when pavers are cooler than this, at around the 120-130 degrees Fahrenheit range, skin can burn with prolonged exposure, but at the very least, it is extremely uncomfortable to be in contact with. Hot surfaces can ruin the usability of a space, and even cause serious injuries. Beyond the Burn: ThermaPANEL solution ThermaPANEL can drastically reduce these temperatures by absorb

Quick Questions: Product Durability

Quick Questions will be a regular blog segment where we answer the most common questions we receive regarding ThermaPANEL as a product, and Therma-HEXX as a company. Each segment will serve to answer a specific question in an attempt to give clarity and offer insight about how to approach solving problems with ThermaPANEL. How durable is the ThermaPANEL and how long will it last? ThermaPANEL carries a 25 year warranty. ThermaPANEL is made from a bimodal copolymer known as PE-RT. This resin is a blend of LLDPE and HDPE and is produced by DOW Chemical. This makes for a rigid plastic panel with low crack propagation. This plastic was designed with a life expectancy exceeding 50 years. The modul

The 3 Best Uses for ThermaPANEL

ThermaPANEL is more than a manufactured product. It's an engineered system solution which overcomes numerous installation challenges. Therma-HEXX engineers will design a custom system that meets all of the project requirements, manufacture, deliver and train the installing contractors. Here are three scenarios, of many, in which ThermaPANEL is a perfect fit: 1. Snowmelt for Pedestal Mounted Pavers This is the original application for ThermaPANEL. There is no other manufactured solution for snowmelting pavers or stone mounted on pedestals. Pedestal mounted system before paver installation in Michigan With the growing prevalence of rooftop terraces, plazas and decks comes the need for snowmelt

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