The carbon layer of Marugame has a distinctive, regular pattern and the silvery sheen of the layer gives Marugame a different look depending on the angle of the sunlight. The tough carbon layer makes Marugame ideal as a durable outdoor finish, but it is also very well suited for use in any interior.
Marugame is produced by Accoya® and made from Radiata Pine, which is a fast-growing pine species. The wood is modified using a (non-toxic) acetylation process. The sustainability of Accoya® wood is Class 1 and it has extensive quality certificates (including KOMO, RAL, BBA and WDMA) as well as a cradle-to-cradle gold certification. The wood has a lifespan of at least 50 years above ground and 25 years in direct contact with soil and in fresh water.
The fire resistance classes of Marugame are D, S0, D1 as standard (European standard - EN13501). After impregnation classes C, S1, D0.
Marugame is a natural product. This means that individual planks may differ from one another.
Also available: Marugame shingles for roof or facade.