FiberCrete GFRC columns provide the design professional an economical and flexible choice for creating the substantial look and feel of masonry. Cast from durable glass fiber reinforced concrete, FiberCrete GFRC column covers offer reduced weight and finish flexibility, at amazingly affordable prices.
A Myriad of GFRC Column Cover Designs and Finishes
FiberCrete GFRC columns offer the ultimate in design flexibility. Offered standard in a paint grade finish, they can also be cast with a custom masonry finish to simulate limestone, stone columns, or they can be colored to match our MeltonStone cast stone window features, balustrades, and other architectural elements. Offered in a myriad of classic designs in plain and fluted shaft styles, FiberCrete columns are also offered in several texture options. Columns are available in diameters from 12″ to 48″ and heights to 40′. FiberCrete GFRC columns and architectural elements are most economical in a paint grade finish to blend with your other painted surfaces. Whether your design calls for a simple Tuscan or Roman Doric design, or a more ornamental Ionic or Roman Corinthian design, Melton Classics can provide your GFRC column cover needs from our huge selection of stock designs to save tooling and mold costs. Custom column cover designs are also our specialty so please send us your plans, and we will be pleased to provide you with an economical quotation for your unique design.
Flexible GFRC Column Cover Installation Methods
FiberCrete columns are designed for non-load bearing column cover or column wrap applications. Shafts can be provided with weld tab connections, or may be screwed to your internal supports. Cast in halves and lifts, FiberCrete Columns exhibit the same quirk joint detail found in authentic Greek column or Roman columns. FiberCrete columns are also completely non-combustible.
Whether your design calls for columns, balustrades, Cornices, or an entire façade, Melton Classics can craft the ideal product solution for your design, application, and budget. Contact one of our experienced Architectural Column Specialists at 800-963-3060 for a free consultation and quotation.