Category Archives: Timber Cladding

Get the most out of your Garden Shed

It’s time to dust off your garden furniture and prepare yourselves for the imminent summer months, ready for numerous barbecues and garden parties. Come rain or shine, garden parties will be thrown, even if it means eating damp burgers and hotdogs. One of the best ways to get yourself prepared for the summer months is to give your garden shed a new lease of life; this can be done in two simple ways, repainting and reorganising. Most garden sheds will be constructed from shiplap timber, a quality wood that can last years when looked after. In this blog post, we will give you some straightforward guidance that will help give your garden shed a brand new look and possibly a new purpose, all ready for the summer!

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How to Prepare Your Timber Cladding

How to Prepare Your Timber Cladding

Over the years, there seems to be one frequent question that always pops up – “how is timber cladding installed?” So we thought we would answer that in two parts, with the first being about how to prepare your timber cladding.

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The Benefits of Using Timber Cladding

The Benefits of Using Timber Cladding

Many people choose to have timber cladding in their homes, as it is a highly diverse building material. This is as well a number of advantages the material can provide, significantly more than other materials such as steel, PVC and aluminium. But what are the benefits of using this material? Read on to find out.

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Cladding

What do those Cladding terms mean?

There are many different types of home and shed cladding, which means that there will be numerous amount of terms that you will have to know. Thus allowing you to know what you are getting for your money. Below we have listed some of the terms, with brief descriptions, that you should know. Continue reading

Winter Shed

Prepare your Shed for Winter

As the months get colder and the shed feels as if it is situated in Narnia, we tend to care for our gardens less. But it’s the ideal time to think of protecting your shed against the winter elements. And we have compiled a handy list to ensure that your shed and shed cladding remains in tip-top shape, whether it rains, snows, sleets or it is below zero.

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Long-lasting

How do you make your timber cladding long-lasting?

You’ve decided to go for exterior timber home or shed cladding and you have had it installed. How do you now make sure it is long-lasting? Well, a number of factors should be taken into account, read on to find out what they are.

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Which timber cladding should I use for my garden?

There are many external buildings that you may be interested, such as a garden shed, summerhouse or cabin any of which can be a great addition to your garden.

Garden sheds, in particular, act as a multi-functional space that can be used to store your gardening implements and tools.

They come in a variety of shapes and sizes so it is certainly possible to find one that suits your lifestyle and the purpose you require it for.

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How to repair shiplap siding

Shiplap siding is a building material that protects the underlying structure of your house from water and damage from the sunlight.

The separate boards which are used to make up the siding are designed to lock together tightly with one another to create a shell around the house.

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Timber Frame Houses

The frame of the house is similar to that of a skeleton, providing the building with that much needed structural support and shape.

Timber framing is an exceptionally ‘green’ material, which is why it is highly used around the world today. Keep reading to find out more about timber framing structures.

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How to Clean Your Timber Cladding

A home possessing timber cladding has a certain elegance to it.

However, like all exteriors, it will need to be maintained regularly to keep up its appearance and prepare the timber for periodic recoating that it may need.

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