Sto America’s story begins in the United States. In 1979, Sto made the ‘great leap’ into the new world from Europe, setting up an US operation in Rutland, Vermont. After several years developing the unique features and requirements of the US products, Sto Corp. started to realize some phenomenal successes. Encouraged by this growth and market share, by 1986, Sto Corp. had expanded their market reach by offering it’s products in Canada. A year later, and Sto Canada Industries was formed. Since 1987, Sto Canada has been dedicated to consistently setting new industry benchmarks around the needs of each and every customer.
Advanced architectural coatings with unique characteristics that improve building performance and are aesthetically beautiful.
Resists wind-driven rain and absorption of water in direct contact with vertical surfaces, offers superior UV resistance and deters growth of mold and mildew.
Allows a structure to breathe naturally so coatings are less likely to blister due to water vapor movement.
Elastomeric coatings have high elongation properties, remain intact over hairline cracks caused by thermal changes in the substrate and offer excellent hiding properties.
Protects embedded steel in concrete
structures from corrosion.
Bonds solidly to the substrate, whether brick, concrete, cement or continuous insulation systems.
Easy to apply, safe and non-toxic with low VOCs. Environmentally friendly and certified ISO 14001 operations.
Preserve the value of buildings by serving as a breathable, durable and attractive layer of protection.
Sto Acrylic Coatings bring a wealth of protective characteristics and aesthetic options to building design, extending the lifetime of a structure’s appearance and protecting it from the elements. Whether new construction or recoating, Sto Acrylic coatings preserve the value of buildings by serving as a breathable, durable, attractive layer of protection.
Decorative coatings which bridge hairline cracks and increase weather resistance and permeability.
Sto Elastomeric coatings can cover hairline cracks, dramatically improving a building’s appearance. High elongation properties help the coating remain intact over hairline cracks caused by thermal changes in the substrate and offer excellent hiding properties. Sto Elastomeric coatings resist wind-driven rain and absorption of water in direct contact with vertical surfaces. They also offer superior UV resistance and deter growth of mold and mildew.
Preserve the value of buildings by serving as a bCreate visual interest, hide imperfections and maintain a new look for longer.reathable, durable and attractive layer of protection.
Sto Textured Coatings are acrylic based coatings used over prepared vertical concrete, stucco or masonry surfaces. They are ideal to hide minor surface imperfections. They come in a wide variety of textures and colors utilizing the StoColor System and Collections.
Prepare any type of substrate prior the application of Sto Finishes and Coatings.
Sto Primers can be used for priming prepared concrete, masonry, plaster, Continuous Insulation Systems, base coats or drywall surfaces prior to application of Sto Finishes and Coatings. Available in both sanded and smooth textures, Sto primers promote uniform substrate absorption and can help maintain proper dry film thickness. In many instances, they can also lower your overall costs by extending topcoat coverage.
As Sto Canada celebrates its 28th anniversary, the company remains true to its long-standing tradition of innovation and technical excellence; becoming the first and only manufacturer to receive a CCMC evaluation for liquid-applied, water resistive barrier sheathing membrane behind all claddings.
That means ensuring that all building products are not only safe, effective and easy to install, but also environmentally responsible and sustainable. We know you’re always looking for the smartest and newest technology, to create beautiful and comfortable buildings that perform beyond expectations.
That’s exactly what our products help you achieve. Products like our wall systems, coatings and finishes are consistent favorites among professionals, contractors and property owners alike. Whatever your needs may be, we offer products for every type of building project; whether it’s new construction, restoration or panelization, commercial or residential work.
As an architect or specifier, you need to focus on aesthetics and feasibility. As a contractor, you need products that are easy to work with. As a building owner, you need to keep your property value high and your costs low. Whatever your role, Sto understands your unique needs, and delivers the smart, innovative materials and solutions that make your job easier. That’s what makes us an innovative leader in integrated exterior wall systems. But we don’t stop there.
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