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    Rebated Air Dried Oak Featheredge Cladding

    Our Rebated Air-Dried Oak Featheredge Cladding is the perfect choice should you require a product that not only gives you long lasting weather protection, but also a traditional finish without being too rustic.

    Air-Dried (seasoned) Oak has been dried since the tree was felled, either by spending 3-5 years exposed to air or by accelerated drying inside a kiln. This process reduces the moisture content to approximately 20-30% compared to that of our other oak cladding, making it more stable than a fresh sawn cladding product and less prone to shrinkage. The boards used for this cladding are characterful and may have a small amount of sap to the underside, sound knots without limitation and occasional historic insect damage. If a higher grade with a more contemporary, straight grained, knot free appearance is required please take a look at our first grade offerings. Being a natural living product, you may also experience some colour variation and when in place, some natural movement as the timber adjusts to the changing seasons. These characteristics are to be expected and will give a beautiful natural distinctive appearance.

    Ready to fix and available in two options - First and Character Grade:

    First Grade is sorted to include only the clearest (most knot free) boards with the straightest grain possible. A perfect choice for all modern and contemporary applications.

    Character Grade will have a mixture of all top four grades, 1 through to 4 - some clear of knots and some straight grain, others with knots and some sloping grain. A perfect choice for all traditional/rustic applications, it gives a less uniformed look, without compromising its excellent durability properties.

    Our boards for the featheredge profile are cut on the diagonal, producing a tapered board that is overlapped when fitted, similar to roof tiles, thus giving that traditional featheredge finish.

    We offer the following section sizes:

    • 150mm x 22mm reducing to 5mm at the feather
    • 175mm x 22mm reducing to 5mm at the feather
    • 200mm x 22mm reducing to 5mm at the feather

    This cladding is for external use only. Please remember to make allowances for at least a 35mm overlap on each board (50mm is best) when making your calculations. If your boards are exposed to varying weather conditions before fitting, they are likely to cup, warp and split; the ideal time to fit cladding to keep this to a minimum is between the months of October and April and within 7 to 14 days of delivery.

    Your boards will be supplied untreated. No treatments are required, however if you wish to preserve the supplied colour for that little while longer or use a weather resistant sealant, please take a look at our treatex range. Should you wish to leave it to age gracefully, it will eventually turn to a beautiful silvery grey colour as the suns rays do their work.

    Our Rebated Air Dried Featheredge Cladding is priced per square metre and comes in random lengths between 1200mm and 3600mm unless otherwise specified for an additional charge:

    • Set lengths up to 3500mm - £4.00 extra per square metre exc VAT
    • Set lengths above 3500mm - £8.00 extra per square metre exc VAT

    Please contact our Sales Team on 01536 267 107 should you have any issues.

    Still unsure? We offer up to two samples of our cladding boards for a £5 inc VAT postage charge. Should you wish to then purchase cladding boards that are the same product as your samples, we will reimburse you the £5 postage charge upon ordering!*

    *Terms and Conditions apply

    Product Options

    Size: 150mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £48.49 ex VAT
    Size: 175mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £50.99 ex VAT
    Size: 200mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £52.49 ex VAT
    Grade: First Grade | Size: 150mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £63.49 ex VAT
    Grade: First Grade | Size: 175mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £66.49 ex VAT
    Grade: First Grade | Size: 200mm x 22mm/5mm | Min Qnty: 1 | Treatment: none
    £68.49 ex VAT
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