To discuss your project give us a call on 01392 861763


Here you’ll find our latest how to guides, videos and analysis of materials.

Fiberglass reinforcing mesh – Baumit StarTex

 Product Data Sheet – Baumit StarTex mesh.

Alkaline resistant, glass fibre textile mesh for use with external wall insulation systems. Tested according to ETAG 004. Intended use Provides reinforcement for Baumit contact mortars. Strengthens basecoats for Baumit External Wall Insulation systems, render carrier boards and general basecoat renders and plasters. Composition SBR coated glass fibres (styrene butadiene rubber). Properties Optimised load failure and expansion. Technical data Mesh size: approx. Surface/weight ratio: Tensile strength: Tensile strength after ageing: Consumption: Yields: 4 x 4 mm ≥ 145 g/m² ≥ 2000 N/50 mm ≥ 1000 N/50 mm 1.1 m² per m² ca. 45 m² per roll

CPD Training

We offer CPD training for architects practices across Devon and Cornwall.

Software Modelling

We offer dynamic heat and moisture modelling as well as condensation risk analyses.

Building Plan Review

If you have some plans and would like our opinion on which materials would be the best for you, contact us.


Back to Earth is a natural building material supplier. We're not your typical builders'​ merchant though and instead work closely with our clients during the planning, designing and building phases of projects.

Back to Earth is a proud signatory of the Anti-Greenwash Charter:

© 2023 Back to Earth