Facade Paints

Colours play a very special role in facade coatings, due to the direct emotional appeal which they lend to architecture. The Sto paints programme goes beyond aesthetic considerations, however, to offer high-quality, high-tech facade colours which are both economical and environment-friendly.

StoColor system

Overview of facade paints

Product name Green label Binder Hiding power Water vapour
permeability
Water-repellent
effect
Algae/fungus
resistance
Crack-bridging/
crack-filling
Colour choice Gloss level
  silicone resin           limited tintability matt
  organic           limited tintability satin matt
  organic           limited tintability* metallic
  organic           limited tintability satin matt
  silicone resin           limited tintability matt
  silicate           limited tintability matt
  silicate           limited tintability brillant, glazed-like finish
  organic           complete SCS** matt
  organic           complete SCS** matt
  organic           complete SCS** satin matt

Green label certified excellent good limited suitability * accordingly to metallic collection ** SCS = StoColor system