GO WIDE. GO SKINNY, GO VERTICAL. GO COLOURFUL. MAKE IT YOURS WITH WEATHERBOARD.
With weatherboards, you can choose to personalise your home using a blend of colours, lines, and textures like never before. Architects and builders are finding inspiration in the versatile elements weatherboards bring to external walls for dynamic and unique building facades that really stand out. Being so easy to install, weatherboards offers more opportunities to create your own exclusive home design without breaking the budget.
325mm Weatherboards in Grey
GET PLAYFUL WITH COLOUR
Weatherboards can introduce an interesting design features to the walls of your home. But it really comes into it’s own when you explore mix the different style, orient them vertically instead of horizontally and vary the colour pallette. Imagine a house that’s completely wrapped in weatherboards where every wall is different, where it’s not just the wall style but the colour being changed, and you’ll start to see the playful element it brings to your design.
Classic wooden weatherboard – Splayed 255mm: 16mm thick with a tapered horizontal edge giving the appearance of a classic thick wooden weatherboard.
Rendered and raked brickwork – Standard 325mm: 14mm thick with a square horizontal edge creating a 15mm groove below the board above reminiscent of classic rendered and raked brick-work.
Rendered and raked blockwork – Wide 405mm: 14mm thick with a square horizontal edge creating a 15mm groove below the board above. The wider groove spacing is reminiscent of classic rendered block-work
As well as delivering the strong horizontal and vertical lines that work so well in contemporary buildings, weatherboards are lightweight and durable, making it ideal for overhangs, protective cantilevers and other striking architectural features.
CLEVER FEATURES OF CLADDING
- Extra long boards 4200mm wide
- Fast to install ship-lap joint
- 14 – 16mm thick and still nailable
- Pre-primed for fast painting
- 25 year warranty
- Made from Advanced Cement Composite.
INSTALLING CLADDING BOARDS
Weatherboard walls go up fast thanks to the shiplap joints which work like tongue-and-groove. The groove on the bottom of the each board slots into the tongue on top of the last one. The tongue is gun-nailed to a timber frame, or screwed to a steel frame and the fixing is concealed by the bottom of the next board.
For bushfire prone areas: the cladding BAL Rating is up to BAL 40. Find out more about cladding and resistance to fire.
Cladding enhances energy efficiency: when cladding is used with the right insulation, and in accordance with the standard installation instructions, an R-Value of up to 2.8 can be achieved for the wall.
GET CREATIVE WITH CLEVER CORNERS AND ACCESSORIES.
Butt boards together or embrace the joint with a 15mm wide vertical groove to match the horizontal groove.
Design your corners with mitred edges or box sections using our aluminium external and internal corner trims.
Feeling creative? You can install cladding vertically or even at an angle. For guidence please fill in a contact us form and describe the application so our engineering team can get back to you.
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