Individual housing

There’s no place like home. When you build a house for yourself or your end users, it must meet your aesthetic needs and be long-lasting, energy efficient, fast to build, and affordable. Holcim is the partner you need. We work with you to select the most appropriate construction solutions and building systems using adapted cement, concrete, and aggregates, which will enhance your house's durability, energy efficiency, and thermal insulation while simplifying the work on site.

Your challenge

For individual home builders, masons, contractors, or architects, successfully building a house means meeting high standards in:

  • reducing heating and cooling costs by optimizing energy efficiency and insulation
  • maximizing speed and efficiency of the construction process
  • minimizing waste and costs by streamlining the work on home-building sites
  • building aesthetic homes to meet the expectations of the homeowner
  • enabling homeowners to pass their property on to the next generation, thanks to durable, long-lasting houses.

Our offer

Concrete is a great to build safe and durable homes as it is the most resilient material against extreme climate conditions and fire without requiring additional specialty chemicals. We offer a range of building systems including:

  • energy-efficient solutions for construction elements such as walls, roofs and floors which combine cement, aggregates and concrete with insulating. Our materials the thermal insulation properties of precast concrete blocks
  • aesthetic solutions to make your house unique with colorful and decorative concrete, sands and aggregates, for both interior and exterior elements.

Our advanced products and services

  • Slab floors installed in just one pour with our self-placing, self-leveling concrete
  • Low-carbon pre-cast solution, with quick strength and productivity, reducing environmental footprint
  • Reduced waste and time losses with our high-quality ready-to-use mortars
  • Easy handling and reduced waste with our solutions available in small containers, such as concrete in big bags and buckets, cement in smaller sized bags
  • One-stop shop offers for structural works, where you can find all the necessary materials and solutions
  • Better anticipation of the amount of materials necessary for your project, with our materials quantification service
  • Placing and finishing service: we apply concrete directly on your construction site through our certified applicator network