Chamferboard

Chamfer Weatherboards

Chamferboard

Chamferboard is a form of weatherboarding which in turn is the cladding of a house consisting of long thin timber boards that overlap one another, horizontally on the outside of the wall. There are a number of profiles available but they usually have a tongued and grooved joint arranged to link the boards together or a rebate to allow overlapping on the chamfer of the ajoining board.

It is good practice to leave the lower part of a wall free of cladding to avoid dampness caused by air not circulating which could subsequently rot the weatherboarding.

WIKIPEDIA ENTRY FOR WEATHERBOARD.

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