Metallic Coating combines aesthetics with insulation.

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StoCoat® Metallic includes StoTherm® NExT EIFS for continuous insulation and also incorporates mica, metallic particles, and pigments to create look of metal surface. Available in 10 colors, product is water-based and non-toxic. It can be used on most paintable, properly primed interior or exterior surfaces, including concrete, masonry, and gypsum wallboard.

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Sto Corp. Launches New Metallic Coating

The StoCoat® Metallic coating combines the look of metal with the superior insulating properties of StoTherm® NExT EIFS in one integrated system.

ATLANTA, GA - Sto Corp., a worldwide leader in advanced wall insulation systems, introduces StoCoat® Metallic. The newest coating from Sto offers the aesthetics of metal combined with StoTherm® NExT EIFS to provide an additional design solution for continuous insulation. StoCoat Metallic incorporates mica, metallic particles and pigments into a superior coating that creates the look of a substantive metal surface.

"StoCoat Metallic gives any building design the visual impact of metal," said Bryce Brandon, Market Manager for Sto Corp. "Studies conducted by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory have proven that EIFS is one of the best performing exterior claddings." The addition of StoCoat Metallic to StoTherm NExT creates a complete system from one manufacturer with one comprehensive warranty.

StoCoat Metallic is available in 10 colors, with custom colors available to ensure the aesthetic fit for any project. The coating is water-based and non-toxic, making it safe to use and easy to clean up with water. StoCoat Metallic can be used on most paintable, properly primed interior or exterior surfaces. It is specifically formulated for application on StoTherm NExT and other properly prepared surfaces such as concrete, masonry and gypsum wallboard. StoCoat Metallic and StoTherm NExT serve as an integrated, single-source system with a myriad of design options.

Sto Corp. is the worldwide leader in claddings, coatings and restoration systems. Our motto, "Building with conscience", means that we collaborate with like-minded customers and partners to play a leading role; ensuring that the world in which we live is designed and built in line with environmental requirements and our needs as human beings. For more information, visit Sto Corp. on the web at

About Sto Corp.

Sto Corp., based in Atlanta, Georgia, is an innovative leader and producer of a broad range of versatile cladding and coating systems for building construction, maintenance and restoration. Sto Corp. is ISO 14001:2004 (environmental management) as well as ISO 9001:2008 certified and operates production plants strategically located to serve more than 200 distributor shipping locations across North and South America. At research and development laboratories in the U.S. and Europe, Sto continues to revolutionize the industry with the highest quality products and application technology. Sto is also the world's largest manufacturer of exterior thermal insulation systems with 27 subsidiaries operating at 21 factories worldwide.

For more information, visit or call toll free (800) 221-2397. Follow Sto Corp. on Twitter as well as the Sto blog "Building with conscience" at

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