Photography courtesy of Mermet USA
By Mermet USA
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Innovation in technology and design allow this offering to let in natural light while
blocking the glare and heat associated with
it. The Chroma solar shade aluminum fabric
features high reflectance backing and expands
Mermet USA’s offerings of high-performance
Sun Control Textiles. The fabric’s fiberglass yarn—
combined with a nano-layer of aluminum—cuts
glare, provides thermal comfort, and performs
well in adhesion, weathering, and breaking
strength tests. Its unique construction of
fiberglass and metal enables view-through,
while a variety of colors and tightly woven
design provide fashion in addition to function.
Here’ how it all breaks down:
percent of solar radiation is reflected.
percent of visible light is blocked.
in Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC) is
attained when used with a
standard insulated glass unit.
percent ratio of its composition between
fiberglass and vinyl.
basket weave style is left visually intact
because its nano-layer of aluminum only covers
the fabric’s fibers.
classic shades are available.
is the year Mermet entered the
solar protection market.