Exterior House Moulding / Rafter Foot | RF01
Material: Polyurethane / DuroPolymer
L 11.3 cm x H 4.8cm x W 6.5cm
Elevate your home's exterior with the RF01 Exterior House Moulding Rafter Foot – a decorative addition that brings the charming "Open Eaves" effect to your roofline. Crafted from durable Duropolymer, these rafter feet enhance the aesthetics of your eaves without the need for constant maintenance.
Easy to install directly onto soffits at 600mm centers, these rafter feet are weather-resistant and require no redecorating. Whether you're looking for exterior house moulding or rafter foot design, please note that the RF01 is purely decorative and purely enhances the visual appeal of your roofline. Supplied in RAL 9003 white, it's the perfect choice for a lasting, low-maintenance exterior enhancement. Elevate your home's curb appeal effortlessly with the RF01 Rafter Foot.
Polyurethane / DuroPolymer is a light weight; easy to handle material with good 3D definition giving crisp design details. Site decoration not required which overall makes the exterior range a great and cost effective building option.
£30 for delivery
The Interior Decor Range includes a fantastic array of products to reinvent your space, including wall mouldings, coving, skirting boards, wall panelling, ceiling rose's and more.
Designed in Belgium and manufactured in Europe, the 50 year old brand are commited to becoming carbon neutral in 2023 and
to have a strong positive impact on the environment by 2035.
The high degree of finishing, excellent service and a lifetime product warranty* ensure a worry-free result.
Whether you are interested in contemporary or traditional interiors, there is a range to suit your style.
Designed in Belgium and manufactured in Europe, the brand are commited to becoming carbon neutral in 2023 and to have a strong positive impact on the environment by 2035.
Currently the products are produced from long life polyurethane, which is not recyclable. However, all the materials used to trim out the panelling are recyclable.
The manufacturers have conformed to certification no: EN ISO 14001 since 2010, and at that point also invested in a large solar power plant, and a recycling unit. They operate in an environmentally responsible way, and in compliance with all relevant environmental EU legislation. This reflects in all aspects of the materials and energy management.
In 2020 the manufacturer spent 800,000 Euros adding to their solar power energy production by filling the acres around the factory with solar panels, which work alongside the solar panels on the factory roof.
+ Reduce usage of all kinds of waste, and maximise re-use of internal waste.
+ Strive to maximise the use of eco-friendly products and materials.
+ Reduce energy consumption by improving internal work procedures and smart capital expenditure.
Why choose Purotouch over other materials?
Many wooden products are prepared with harmful toxic chemicals, and MDF has known carcinogenic properties.
The plaster industry requires very large quanities of natural resources every year to produce products from.
There is generally a good stock of the interior decor products within the UK which means delivery will be 2-3 days. Occasionally items may be out of stock, especially popular items such as wall panels. Items that are out of stock have a delivery lead-time of 2-3 weeks. If there are any items on your order that are out of stock will get in touch straight away to let you know. You can then either decide to continue with your order and wait, or request a refund.
If you change your mind about your purchase and no longer
want your goods, you have 14 days to let us know. (*Unless the goods are made to order or custom made) The 14 days starts from the day your order has been delivered to you. You need to contact us by email to let us know you would like to start a return and we will advise you on the steps that need to be taken. You will be responsible for returning the goods within 5 days of your request to return. Once the goods have been received back at the warehouse, they will be checked and if the goods are free from damage and without any signs of use, your refund will be issued within the following 14 days.
If you would like to place a *large order for delivery outside of the UK please send us an email with your full delivery address and details of what you would like to order. We can then generate a quotation for you.
*minimum order spent of £4000.
Benefits & Attributes
Polyurethane, specifically DuroPolymer, exterior house mouldings offer a wide range of benefits and attributes that make them an excellent choice for enhancing the aesthetic appeal and durability of a home's exterior. Here are some key points to consider:
- Durability: DuroPolymer exterior house mouldings are highly durable and can withstand harsh weather conditions, including extreme temperatures, moisture, and UV exposure. They do not rot, warp, or deteriorate over time, making them a long-lasting investment for your home.
- Low Maintenance: These mouldings are virtually maintenance-free. They do not require regular painting or staining, saving you time and money on upkeep. A simple cleaning with soap and water can keep them looking new for years.
- Versatility: Polyurethane mouldings come in a wide variety of designs and styles, allowing homeowners to choose the perfect moulding that complements their home's architecture. Whether you prefer traditional, modern, or custom designs, there is an option to suit your preferences.
- Easy Installation: DuroPolymer mouldings are lightweight and easy to work with. They can be installed by both professionals and DIY enthusiasts, reducing installation costs and time.
- Cost-Effective: While the initial cost may be slightly higher than some alternative materials, the long-term cost savings in maintenance and replacement make polyurethane mouldings a cost-effective choice.
- Energy Efficiency: Polyurethane provides excellent insulation, helping to improve the energy efficiency of your home. It can reduce heat transfer, keeping your home warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer.
- Paintability: Although they come pre-finished with a durable coating, polyurethane mouldings can be painted to match or change the color scheme of your home, offering further design flexibility.
- Environmentally Friendly: Polyurethane mouldings are typically manufactured with environmentally friendly processes and materials, making them a sustainable choice for eco-conscious homeowners.
- Resistance to Insects and Decay: Unlike wood, DuroPolymer is impervious to insects and will not rot or decay over time, ensuring that your home's exterior maintains its structural integrity.
- Enhanced Curb Appeal: The elegant and timeless appearance of polyurethane mouldings can significantly enhance the curb appeal of your home, increasing its value and attractiveness.
In summary, polyurethane, particularly DuroPolymer, exterior house mouldings offer a combination of durability, low maintenance, versatility, and energy efficiency that make them an excellent choice for homeowners looking to enhance the beauty and longevity of their home's exterior. Whether you're renovating or building a new home, these mouldings are a smart investment.
F.A.Q | Exterior House Moulding Decor Range
What are Polyurethane and DuroPolymer exterior house mouldings?
Polyurethane and DuroPolymer mouldings are architectural elements designed for exterior applications. They are made from a durable and lightweight material that resembles wood but offers superior durability and low maintenance.
How do Polyurethane mouldings compare to traditional wood mouldings?
Polyurethane mouldings outperform wood in terms of durability and resistance to elements like moisture, insects, and UV rays. They also require significantly less maintenance and are less prone to rot or warping.
Can I paint Polyurethane or DuroPolymer mouldings?
Yes, you can paint these mouldings if you want to change their color or match your home's exterior. Make sure to use an exterior-grade paint and follow the manufacturer's guidelines for painting.
Are they easy to install, and can I do it myself?
Yes, these mouldings are relatively easy to install, and many DIY enthusiasts choose to do it themselves. However, professional installation is also an option for those who prefer expert craftsmanship.
How do I clean and maintain Polyurethane exterior mouldings?
Regular cleaning with soap and water is usually sufficient to maintain their appearance. They do not require staining or frequent painting, which reduces long-term maintenance costs.
Are Polyurethane mouldings environmentally friendly?
Polyurethane mouldings are often manufactured using eco-friendly processes and materials. They are considered a sustainable choice due to their long lifespan and reduced maintenance requirements.
Do they come in different styles and designs?
Yes, these mouldings are available in a wide variety of styles and designs to match different architectural aesthetics. You can find traditional, modern, and custom options to suit your preferences.
How long do Polyurethane or DuroPolymer mouldings last?
When properly installed and maintained, these mouldings can last for decades, with some manufacturers offering warranties to back their longevity.
Do they provide insulation benefits for my home?
Yes, these mouldings offer insulation properties that can help improve the energy efficiency of your home by reducing heat transfer.
Can they be used for both new construction and renovation projects?
Yes, Polyurethane and DuroPolymer mouldings are versatile and can be used in both new construction and renovation projects to enhance the exterior aesthetics of your home.
Are the moulding products fire rated? Is there a fire rating?
The interior mouldings and panels do not have a fire rating but can withstand heat up to 70°C (158°F). If you wanted the panels to achieve the UK equivalent to Class 1 fire rating you would need to paint/coat the panels with intumescent paint on all the surfaces.
All of the interior decor moulding are Fire standard E. This means the product can burn, will continue burning and will not automatically stop burning.
If you are ordering a very large quantity of product the manufacturer can offer a service to apply a fire retardant coating at the factory. Please note there is a minimum order quantity and the price will be 25% higher and result in a longer lead-time.