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Advantages of silicone
building solutions for
architects and designers

Expand your palette of options to achieve
more livable, beautiful, sustainable designs.


Gain added design freedom with proven,
high-performance silicone innovation

Take advantage of the more than 50 years of proven performance and unmatched capabilities of silicone science with Dow Corning High Performance Building Solutions. Some of the world's greatest architectural design achievements have been made possible with silicone building solutions to enhance design freedom through all phases of construction. Sustainable silicone building solutions can be a key enabler for meeting requirements of LEED certification and global construction initiatives. These innovations are ready to help you design for greater energy efficiency; occupant comfort, health and safety; and lifespan durability for both new construction and building renovations.

Silicone-based building solutions can help you:

  • Showcase added design freedom for advanced concepts on aesthetics, building safety and security, indoor air quality, visual and acoustic comfort.
  • Improve building science with silicone science to realize design goals and architectural appeal without compromising on operating performance.
  • Enhance sustainability with innovations in construction materials, including
    high-performance insulation, energy-saving façade designs, low-VOC protective coatings, smart windows, LED lighting and more.
  • Meet current energy code requirements and achieve certification and recognition as a leader in building construction.
  • Push the limits of what is possible for increasing thermal performance, improving energy management and achieving higher energy efficiency – key factors for progress toward net-zero construction.
  • Reduce risks with design confidence in warranted products and broad technical support and collaborative development expertise.

Explore the High Performance Building Solutions you need:

Design with Confidence with Dow Corning Building Solutions
Design with Confidence

Collaborate to create integrated building designs that meet your goals for high value and optimized energy efficiency.
Smart Building Solutions with Integrating Structural Elements
Design with Inspiration: Smart Buildings

Optimize your design solutions, integrating structural elements and operating systems for efficiency, comfort and sustainability.
Commercial Glazing and Building Envelope Weathersealing and Air Barrier Solutions
Commercial Glazing and Building Envelope

Get design flexibility and architectural design freedom with glazing, sealing and barrier solutions that can help you meet efficiency and sustainability goals.
Fabricated Window, Door and Building Elements
Fabricated Window, Door and Building Elements

Enable beautiful, innovative window and door designs with higher thermal performance.
Rapid-Cure Two-Part Silicone Concrete Sealants

Meet worksite schedules and reduce labor costs with easy-to-install one-part and rapid-cure two-part silicone concrete sealants.
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