Aextra20 by Caesar Ceramics USA consists of single-piece porcelain stoneware slabs, perfectly squared and rectified with 20mm thickness and in 24''x24'', with anti-slip surface finish. Thanks to the tremendous resistance of Caesar porcelain stoneware and the opportunity to choose from among four different installation systems, Aextra20 is the perfect solution for any outdoor flooring. The broad colour range and the complete set of trims allow to meet any planning need.
- Outdoor pavings installed unglued above the ground level are subject to the action of the wind, with the risk, in some cases, of becoming airborne. the manufacturer recommends to require the assistance of a qualified professional in order to check the suitability of the installation system above the ground adopted, in accordance with the local laws and regulations and the conditions of use. failure to do so could result in serious injury or property damage.
- A ceramic slab installed on a raised pedestal system may fracture on impact if a heavy object is dropped onto it from a height, with a risk of injury to anyone standing or walking on such slab. failure to adhere to the manufacturer’s instructions for installation of slabs on raised pedestal systems may result in serious injury
If the application of the 20 mm slabs foresees the ceramic product used in structural installations, the project engineer and/or customer must carefully assess the project requirements with regard to the technical specifications of the slabs. To prevent the risk of damage or injury, the manufacturer recommends:
- With regard to a raised floor installation a ceramic slab may fracture on impact if a heavy object falls on it from any significant height. Therefore the manufacturer recommends to check the specific intended use before starting the installation and to follow table for raised installation provided below. In certain conditions, reinforcing must be applied on the back of the slabs (double glass fibre net or a galvanized steel sheet) supplied and applied by the manufacturer;
With reference to any dry installation system of flooring above the ground level, the manufacturer recommends to comply with local regulations and conditions of use with regard to wind-load, loadbearing, seismic events, etc.
Failure to comply with these recommendations may lead to improper use of the product and could cause serious damage or injury