A2 Fire Rated
10-Year No Fade
Due to recent changes in building regulations, many housing associations are faced with challenges surrounding timber cladding replacement. High-rise dwellings now require fire rating on all external wall materials of A1 or A2 classification. Timber and other cladding less than A2 present a fire risk. Here are some recent wood finish projects which we have supplied to ensure buildings meet current regulations.
Timber Balustrade and Cladding Replacement
Vulcan aluminium Screen Bar System in ‘Rosewood’ finish provided a like-for-like timber replacement with A2 fire rating. This project eliminated the risk of fire whilst giving the property a modern low maintenance finish. The residents are impressed with the system as the existing timber had greyed and weathered unevenly in very few years.
Timber Cladding Replacement
Timber Cladding New Build
Composite Cladding Specialists
With over 30-years experience supplying composite cladding projects throughout the UK, we are uniquely positioned to partner with architects and main contractors to achieve project success. Our technical team can provide practical solutions to suit the demands of any cladding project.
Do you offer composite cladding installation services?
No. We are supply only but we can put you in touch with installers who have fixed our composite cladding systems before. Our systems are easy to install and can be completed by any competent carpenter.
Do you supply private customers?
We strongly advise end users to order their composite cladding through a reputable contractor. Our Estimating team are on hand to assist customers with cladding take-offs, but installers are responsible for quantities and site wastage.
Do you supply the whole of the UK?
Yes, our composite cladding and aluminium cladding is all stocked in Croydon and we deliver throughout the UK.
What are your typical lead-times for composite cladding?
Naturetech Composite Timber Cladding (stock) 1-2 weeks, (non-stock) 6-8 weeks. VulcaLap Aluminium Cladding lead times are 6-10 weeks.
Do you provide support systems and all ancillary items?
What warranty do you offer for your composite cladding products?
Naturetech composite timber cladding comes with a 15-year warranty on the paint finish and 25-years on the substrate.
VulcaLap WOOD and RAL finishes offer a 10-year warranty against fade. Cleaning recommendations must be followed to protect the warranty. Contact us if your project is near the sea so we can provide a specific warranty.