What is WeatherClad?

WeatherClad wood-effect cladding panel is an reinforced cement siding board made from Portland cement, cellulose fibres, finely ground sand, and water. WeatherClad is supplied in a wide variety of colours and wood stains.

WeatherClad Features & Benefits

  • Wood-effect cladding
  • Natural lumber appearance with a random embossed grain
  • Weather resistant
  • Aesthetically pleasing
  • Split pallets available
  • Wide range of stains and colours
  • Easy to repair
  • Multiple colour matched trims and profiles available

WeatherClad Applications

WeatherClad is a wood-effect cladding system to be used with a ventilated rainscreen. It is designed to perform and maintain durability in a range of difficult and harsh climate conditions.

Supporting framing parts must have adequate resilience for the planned purpose and adhere to applicable and proper nationwide building codes. Do not use WeatherClad wood-effect cladding in areas where it might stay in contact with standing water.

WeatherClad Specifications

Product size: 3600 mm x 209 mm x 7.5 mm.
WeatherClad wood-effect cladding is available in a wide variety of colours and stains plus RAL colours if requested. Minimum order amounts might apply to RAL colour orders.

WeatherClad Guidelines

The following guidelines promote ventilation to reduce the risk of moisture entering the building. WeatherClad should be installed with at least 38 mm of ventilated space behind the planks. Timber battens must have a minimum dimension of 38 mm wide x 38 mm deep with a span no greater than 600 mm. In general, the overlap between planks hides any fixings from view.

WeatherClad Standard Features

WeatherClad can be pre-cut to size for specific applications.
The surface texture is a wood grain.
The product has the following physical properties:

  • Flexural Strength: 7 N/mm
  • Density: 1320 kg/m3

Designed to support flexibility in building envelope style, WeatherClad is offered in a wide variety of colour choices from our own bespoke variety plus BS4800, RAL Classic, RAL Design and the Natural Colour System Bank, with a colour matching service likewise available.
Provided as a wood grained impact slab, where the exterior cladding is meant to provide a conventional timber finish, WeatherClad can also be coated in several types of stains.

WeatherClad Colour Codes and Finish

  • WC01 White
  • WC02 Beige
  • WC03 Grey Brown
  • WC04 Dark Brown
  • WC05 Grey
  • WC06 Grey Green
  • WC07 Cream White
  • WC08 Sand Yellow
  • WC10 Blue Grey
  • WC14 Atlas Brown
  • WC15 Dark Grey
  • WC18 Slate Grey
  • WC50 Black
  • WC51 Silver Grey
  • WC52 Pearl
  • WC54 Pewter
  • WC55 Taupe
  • WC57 Sage Green
  • WC60 Forest Grey
  • WC61 Burnt Red
  • WC62 Violet Blue

WeatherClad Stains

  • Aged Oak
  • Cedar
  • Ebony
  • Pine
  • Rosewood
  • WC104 Light Oak
  • WC105 Dark Oak
  • Extra RAL colours are available on request.
  • We recommend that you consult manufacturer for more information.

Screw Fixings

Screw fixing is advised for the most secure attachment of WeatherClad. Screws should be self-drilling, stainless-steel, wafer head or countersinking with minimum dimensions 4.0 x 45 mm. Screws must not infringe closer than 50 mm to plank edges without pre-drilling. With pre-drilling fixings must be at least 20mm from plank edges. Fixings should be at least 20 mm away from the top of the planks.

Nail Fixings

Nail fixing guidelines are as follows: 2.8 x 50 mm, with 7 mm head. Nails must be at least 50 mm away from plank edges without pre-drilling. With pre-drilling fixings shall be placed no further than 20 mm from plank edges. Fixings should be at least 20 mm away from the top of the planks.

About C & L External Ltd.

C & L External is a UK based cladding company whose founder has over 25 years of cladding experience. We provide the highest quality products, alongside committed, skilled, and qualified setup teams with years of experience that our clients rave about.

We offer panels from respected manufacturers including EuroForm, Valcan, Rockpanel, Genius Facades, Equitone and Plastestrip FastFrame. Fascias and soffits are specialised panels that need professional manufacture, cutting, fitting, and maintaining. C & L External will help you with every part of the project until you are satisfied with the finished product.

C and L External prides itself on offering high quality WeatherClad without breaking your budget plan, depending on great relationships with brands and the industry know-how our team members have gained over the years.

We are renowned for the quality products we provide to our clients. Each cladding panel we supply has been carefully checked for resistance to fire, extreme weather, impact, sound, and moisture damage. We supply the highest quality service for all your needs in this regard, an all-in-one bundle that means cost-effectiveness, performance, and ultimately better comfort. 

Why Choose Us?

Regardless of the type of siding or cladding you are looking for, C & L External can get the job done. Not only do we have a team of experienced professionals, but we also care deeply about our community and our customers. You will notice our polite and courteous attitude when helping you find your project solution, all the way from start to finish.

We are passionate about what we do, and we are truly confident that you will be satisfied with our excellent products, genuine customer service, and stunning results. We are the best choice in the industry, let us show you.

Your Local WeatherClad Providers

C and L External is a leading UK supplier of WeatherClad, supplying panels from numerous highly concerned makers consisting of EuroForm, Valcan, Rockpanel, Genius Facades, Equitone and Plastestrip FastFrame.

Top quality WeatherClad

C and L External is committed to offering high value for our consumers. To achieve this, we operate in close contact with you to offer the finest quality products at the lowest possible rate. Each order is carefully planned and performed, with special attention to cost-effectiveness and efficiency. In each task we aim to provide specific materials with minimised waste, and to accomplish our objectives of a premium customer-experience and a sustainable job that fits your requirements.

Get in Touch

C and L External puts maximum effort into producing a top-tier experience for every single consumer. That means timely service provided by our WeatherClad experts that can address any question reliably. Our products are exceptional, just like our team members. Contact our team today and we will be sure to find a solution for your project.