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Timber Cladding & Lining
If you wan to bring style and external protection to your building or outdoor space, you can’t go past timber cladding.
Architecture in Australia has embraced timber cladding and we are seeing more commercial and residential properties tastefully embellished with wood boards.
Timber cladding involves using specially profiled boards to keep out the weather with edge-profiled overlaps.
For outdoor timber cladding horizontal, vertical, or angled profiling are all possible.
The use of timber cladding has become an increasingly popular choice due to its array of benefits.
Timber cladding benefits:
Sustainably-sourced, natural Australian and imported timber
A timeless, warm aesthetic
The highly durable material can withstand extreme climates all year round providing full protection and privacy
Our extensive and superior range of hardwood timber cladding material options and profiles suit all design types, styles and projects
Exterior timber cladding can be seen in many homes especially used for:
Shingles and shakes
Internal timber lining - the perfect natural beauty
When we talk about lining, we usually mean ceiling lining (e.g. eaves or patio). Since weather does not need to be kept out, more simple board profile wood panels can be used for ceilings. Timber lining offers a beautifully finished look, bringing a touch of natural warmth into the interior design of the space.
Boards are available in many timber species suiting all interior requirements including insulation, high walls, flooring or other technical needs.
Austim timber cladding & lining range
There are many great timber materials available for your timber cladding and lining project.
Our most popular Vulcan
Traditional spotted gum (new or recycled wood)
Tried and tested Western Red Cedar woods
Perth goes to Austim for the best advice
Apart from our impeccable services to our clients, we offer clients an extensive knowledge and industry experience. Without first understanding the various species of timber, their suitability, and considerations in regards to installation and maintenance, your timber cladding or lining project may not live up to your expectations.
Speak to the experts to make sure you choose the best material and type of timber for your lining or cladding project.
TIMBER CLADDING CONSIDERATIONS
Ticking all the boxes
At Austim, we know the key to outstanding timber cladding is making sure you choose the right timber and finishing for your unique project.
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Here are a few things to consider:
Choose H3 treated timber or Class 1 or 2 Natural Durability rated timber
When exposed to the elements, timber will expand and contract. Allow for this by selecting the correct profile and fixing method
Surface checking happens when timber takes up and releases moisture. You should be aware that the extent to which this will occur depends on your timber choice and the level of exposure to the elements
You can slow the rate of moisture uptake and release by applying a protective coating (products that penetrate or provide a film / coating) to your timber.
timber cladding installation
To guarantee the correct installation of your product, consult a professional contractor who can easily install the materials to achieve the desired results.
Austim sources the best cladding timber supplies Perth wide and has all the answers, from maintenance tips to the right finish.
Contact Austim and ask about timber cladding and lining boards today!