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Introduction
Advantages of Timber
Good Design Practice
Sarking
Cladding Board Selection
Hardboard Products
BCA Requirements
 
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Timber and Building Regulations
Technical Specifiers Guide
 
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External Cladding

Introduction
Timber cladding provides an envelope that protects and beautifies a building. This guide covers design and construction advantages, popular cladding systems, detailing requirements, and regulatory issues.

 

Cladding - Donnelly house

 

Acknowledgments

  • Timber Manual, National Association of Forest Industries Ltd., Canberra.
  • Cypress and Hardwood Claddings, Timber Research and Development Advisory Council, Brisbane.