FRPAfter decades of service, Southern Commercial Materials is still your provider of quality building materials, supplies, and service. They are your connection to the very best manufacturers for everything from insulation to specialized materials. Their impeccable reputation for providing not only the best materials but the best customer service make them a great place to rely on when you have a building project, whether commercial or for your individual needs.

FRP, or Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic, is one of the many specialized materials that Southern Commercial Materials offers.

What is Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) and what is it used for?

Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) is a composite material that is made up of a fiber reinforced polymer. The fibers can me made up of many different materials, such as glass, carbon, or others. Glass is the most common fiber material used.

FRP is a very strong yet lightweight material that even has aerospace and automotive uses, but is a very common construction material. It is most commonly used for ceiling panels, but can also be used for walls and other structural pieces.

What are the benefits of FRP?

FRP has become an increasingly popular product, and for good reason. There are a multitude of benefits to using fiberglass reinforced plastic as a building material. These benefits include, but are not limited to:

FRP is highly non-corrosive.
FRP is durable, scratch and shatter resistant.
FRP is easy to clean and maintain.
FRP is very cost effective.
FRP is very lightweight, but also strong.
FRP ceiling and wall panels are easy to install.
FRP is highly moisture resistant.

These are only a handful of the many benefits of using fiberglass reinforced plastic materials for your building project.

Quality Matters

As with most building supplies, you want to make sure you are choosing the highest quality materials. Southern Commercial Materials uses only the best manufacturers, with the highest ratings and very best products available.

The FRP that you get from Southern Commercial Materials is guaranteed to meet all USDA certifications and specification standards. These products, most notably those from the manufacturer NUDO, have the highest ratings and features available so you know you are building with the highest quality materials possible.

NUDO products come in a variety of colors, finishes, and come with a 2 year limited warranty on top of all of the features and benefits of their FRP products. Service and products like this are what Southern Commercial Materials is all about. No matter how big or small your order, whether it is for commercial, industrial, or individual use, SCM is committed to providing you with the very best products and service.

For all of your fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) needs and more, look to Southern Commercial Materials for your building supply needs. They have the service record and product lineup to show it, and they guarantee that they will do everything in their power to make your experience as stress free as possible. You can count on the reliability, quality products, and exceptional service record of Southern Commercial Materials.


Other manufacturers are available.