Jurassic Coast Wood House has been putforward for the Wood Awards and will be showcased at the Grand Designs LiveLondon ExCel from the 4th to the 12th of May on Timber Focus /WoodMood Stand B370. The property TidalStone Jurassic Coast Wood House locatedon the Jurassic Coastline in Lyme Regis. The building has been acknowledged byleading Architects as warm, welcoming and aesthetically pleasing. The designbrief for the exterior envelope was to ensure that the property would blend inthe surroundings maintaining the history and beauty of the coastline from thedate of construction giving a rustic, weathered look with a durable finish thatwould not require repainting or treating or high maintenance. SertiWOOD®Siberian Larch Heartwood Aged – Old Look was the chosen product for the deckingand cladding application.
Sustainability benefits of wood also madethe cladding and decking a clear favourite above most external materialsmoreover the timber was FSC Certified. The selection of the species wasimportant due to the building’s proximity to the coastal area, slow grownSiberian Larch and heartwood only, significant time and effort was takenselecting the samples and wood suppliers. The cladding and louvre profile werevery simple, face fixed and gave a defined vertical line configuration usingsquare edge boards of various widths moreover on the decking profile was smoothand reeded board. The selection of the board sizes was important to minimisewaste during construction and costs. The treatment applied for the Aged lookwas selected and used for both the cladding and decking – important to theclient and the planners was the durability of the finish and ensuring a moreuniform weathered silvery grey look eliminating concerns of defined variationsin weathering e.g. no exposed or defined watermarks. To find out more aboutthis project contact Timber Focus the timber suppliers
www.timberfocus.comor visit them at Grand Designs Stand B370, courtesy of Timber Focus you canrequest Free Grand Designs Live visitor exhibition tickets to see some of theiraddtional decking and cladding and flooring timber products.
Below is code for some free tickets.
Please use code: Code 9W9C