Composite Timber Cladding System

canexel cladding

Ced’R-Vue 9″ Lapboard



canexel Ridgewood cladding

Ridgewood D-5

What is CanExel®?

CanExel® Cladding is a high density composite timber cladding. For more than 30 years, CanExel® cladding has added kerb appeal to residential homes, accentuated the charm of seaside cottages and bestowed functional elegance on commercial buildings. CanExel® comes pre-finished in 21 of today’s most contemporary colours. It captures the warmth, durability and tradition of cedar cladding.

Reasons to Choose CanExel®

Realistic Wood Appearance

CanExel is renowned for it’s realistic cedar wood grain effect. Giving you the appearance of real cedar cladding but without the maintenance.


The finish on CanExel cladding consists of five separate coats of acrylic paint which is baked on at extreme temperatures. CanExel has been tried and tested in the harshest of climates, with exceptional results.


CanExel is a SFI®-certified and is committed to sustainable forestry. For more information, visit

New CanExel Colours 2020

We set the standard in prefinished cladding with an advanced multi-coat,
heat-cured finish for durable beauty. With 21 colours and endless styles from
which to choose, it’s easy to find the perfect match. Be proud of your home –
experience the lasting quality and unmatched look that only comes from

What is CanExel® Made From?

CanExel® is made from premium cedar and maple fibres (using the entire tree), and combined with a 1.5% mix of resin, wax and alum, and compressed under extreme heat and pressure. The surface treatment consists of 5 separate coats of acrylic paint (environmentally safe water-based formula) baked on at high temperature. This composite wood cladding is highly stable, as well as highly resistant to moisture.

See an exclusive insight into the production of CanExel® below.

Available Plank Profiles

canexel ridgewood cedar lapoard


  • Holiday Cabins
  • Garden Offices/Rooms
  • Lodges and Park Homes
  • Lightweight Rainscreen Cladding
  • Low-Rise Buildings under 18m
  • Overcladding & Infill Cladding
  • Commercial, Education and Residential

5/10-Year Limited Warranty

CanExel has been tried and tested in the most extreme weather conditions with exceptional results.

Hidden Fixings

Secret Fixing allows for an attractive contemporary finish.

Large Stock

Our stock is held in Warwickshire and our typical lead time is 2-3 days.

The CanExel system comes complete as a full kit, including colour matched trims and accessories for an stunning finish.

CanExel Colour Matched Accessories