Untreated timber. Listed below are timber species that because of their durability rating, don't need to be treated to be used for external cladding. The main differences between species are their: Difference in service lives (though the years listed are commonly exceeded by multiples); Durable imported v less durable native..
Using timber creates a harmonious flow from your structure to the outside world, so let the grandeur of WR Timber's wood cladding impress the neighbours. We specialise in Australian hardwood cladding for domestic and commercial applications, but source and stock most timber species, so make a request. Our external..
Timber cladding is very much in vogue. Designed well, it can produce a beautiful, long-lasting, low maintenance rain screen. However, when mistakes are made in the design it is usually very visible. Using our FAQs, simple guides and cladding detailing book below, let us help you get the design right first time. For design..
The natural appeal, versatility and strength of timber makes it the superior choice for external cladding. Through specification, planning, design and finishing processes, timber cladding not only creates a building of superior strength, acoustic and thermal performance but also creates a place of beauty, style and natural..
External Timber Cladding and Fire - Lonza Wood Protection
External Timber Cladding and Fire. July 6th 2017. Timber is approved as a suitable material for external cladding under UK Building Regulations and where these regulations call for enhanced fire performance, tried and tested flame retardant treatment processes are available to provide it. A Key facts sheet for external..
Cladding Installation. General. Cladding should be installed onto battens to provide a drained and ventilated space behind it to allow any moisture that has penetrated the gaps to disperse. If using vertical cladding with no gaps behind (e.g. tongue & groove it is necessary to use vertical counter battens behind the horizontal..
Jun 30, 2017 . Wall Structures. Timber cladding installation will vary slightly depending on the primary wall structure. Each project will need an expert to examine the bespoke nature of the project but below is a general guide for each type of wall. External Wall To clad an external wall, you need to attach battens to the..
BCL External Timber Cladding Systems - RIBA Product Selector
Species all the species are durable and suitable for external use for a minimum 25 years. 1.1 Imported western red cedar - very good for cladding, light, pliable,soft, average cost siberian larch - very good for cladding, heavy,hard, lower cost european oak (prime) - as larch but higher cost, some splitting, european oak..