Weatherboards and Cladding Know How

Care must be taken to ensure that timber and accessories are kept clean and dry, and are not damaged whilst in storage awaiting application. Extra care is to be taken while handling timber to ensure that they are not damaged. Timber is to be stacked on flat level bearers/duange that are a maximum of 900mm apart and at least 100mm off the ground. Timber should either be stored inside an enclosed building or covered and protected from the elements when stored outside

Important: Timber weatherboards should not be installed if their moisture content is outside the range of 14 - 18 %