Guidance on the build up of horizontal cladding on new build constructions. Battens need to be made from durable timber e.g. softwood pressure treated for a
18 Jan 2011 Horizontal cladding . Lower end of the cladding and the plinth . . The horizontal cladding boards are pre-formed planed half or full
The most common choice for cladding is softwood and there are a number of alternative species suitable. The . In principle, any Timber Cladding should be designed as a rainscreen. boarding on horizontal battens and counterbattens. . The overall visual quality of timber cladding will be very dependent on the detailsprotect the walls of the building, particularly on timber frame constructions. cladding. Fix horizontal boards to vertical battens, taking care on joints to ensure they are . decided that a decorative finish is required or desired, a good quality.
26 Mar 2013 This should be the same for timber cladding: it should be raised away from the ground by a minimum Type of cladding Horizontal and vertical