What is Hebel?
Hebel is CSR's brand of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC).
Hebel is available as panels and blocks and is easy to handle and cut. Hebel panels contain steel reinforcement for added strength and are available in a variety of sizes, depending on the application.
Hebel is strong, versatile and delivers a range of benefits including thermal and acoustic insulation, fire protection and faster construction. Plus, its uses a third of the energy to make compared to other masonry products.
What is AAC?
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) is a lightweight, strong masonry product.
ACC was developed over 70 years ago in Scandanavia. Today, ACC is a mainstream building material in Europe, Japan, Russia, China, much of Asia and increasingly Australia.
AAC is manufactured using naturally available materials such as sand, cement, lime, gypsum and small amounts of aluminium. AAC is an energy efficient, environmentally friendly masonry product.
HebelHome combines clean architectural lines with your choice of contemporary colours and textures to create a stylish, modern character for your new home.
The thermal and acoustic insulation properties on Hebel® Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) can significantly improve the comfort in your new home. The Hebel® panels used in HebelHome have up to 5 times the thermal resistance of a standard house brick and the 250mm Hebel® Block used in HebelHome Platinum have 11 times the thermal resistance.
Your HebelHome will maintain a more even temperature so you can be more comfortable in summer and winter with lower reliance on heating and cooling appliances. Enjoy a more comfortable living experience and save on energy costs at the same time.
You can breathe easy knowing that Hebel® is a non-toxic building material with no risk of gas emissions.
The low bulk density of Hebel® means that less than a quarter of the resources and raw materials are used in its production than for other masonry products.
Hebel has been independently assessed by Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) as having significantly reduced environmental loads (more than 60% in many cases) compared with alternative building materials. As a result Hebel® is proud to have been awarded the GECA label for each of its products and systems.
By Choosing Hebel® you can feel good in the knowledge that you have chosen a building material that has a lower impact on our environment compared to standard masonry.
Peace of Mind!
With HebelHome you will have greater peace of mind knowing that Hebel won't burn and all Hebel systems meet the stringent standards of the latest Australian Building Standard for extreme bushfire risk areas.