Shirasu-Kabe is a multi-functional plaster for residential and commercial projects. It is a 100% eco-friendly material made from volcanic soil (Shirasu) in Japan with unique air purifying, humidity-conditioning, and deodorizing properties unattainable with any man made substance. It is an ideal green alternative to paint or wall paper because it promotes a healthy lifestyle in both traditional and modern architecture. This material is available in a range of earth-toned colors and the finish pattern is achieved using our original trowel tools for various application techniques. Coating thickness is available in both 2.5mm and 5mm. Supplied in pre-mixed bags, which require water.
-Proven to purify the air in the room where it is applied.
-It also controls humidity; extracting indoor humidity when levels are high and releasing the same when the air is dry.
-Keeping spaces comfortable meanwhile reducing energy consumption by requiring less use of air conditioning or heating.
-Applied by hand trowel tools that we provide.
-Subtle earth toned colors adapt to any interior aesthetic.
-Eco-friendly, 100% natural volcanic magma ceramic.
-Seamless wall finish, no expansion joints required.
-Non-toxic, with no flame spread which means suitable for commercial use.
Shirasu Kabe can be applied over cement boards, gypsum boards and over painted surfaces treated with a latex primer. Suitable for interior wall applications with the possibility to create custom textures such as striations using application tools. Ideal for use in residential and commercial projects; such as healthcare, spas and restaurants. Rated Class A Material under ASTM E84 Flame Spread & Toxicity.
Special order with 4 to 8 weeks for delivery. Please e-mail us to obtain a quotation for your project at info@habituscollection or calling customer service at 1-800-729-5120.