The durable, low maintenance fibre cement exterior cladding. For facades that last longer.
If you’re looking for a versatile, low maintenance weatherboard with a beautifully natural texture, look no further than the James Hardie, HardiePlank® fibre cement cladding material. The James Hardie cladding material, is the facade of choice for builders and homeowners alike. The cladding is made from strong materials to protect and beautify millions of homes across the UK.
What Is Cladding?
Cladding is a skin of material added to a structure for the protection and decoration of houses. Both manmade and natural materials are used as cladding.
Why Use Cladding?
External cladding is a great addition to your property as it acts as an extra layer of protection against different types of weathering and corrosion. Ask our trusted team for more information.
Stylish & Strong Fibre Cement Cladding
Made from advanced material fibre cement, James Hardie’s HardiePlank® cladding is an engineered cellulose-fibre and cement composite that offers the ultimate in fire, moisture, rot and pest resistance. The unique properties of HardiePlank® fibre cement cladding offers various advantages over conventional cladding materials, providing ease of installation, design flexibility, and enhanced durability.
Available Cladding Colours
Our exterior James Hardie branded, HardiePlank® fibre cement cladding is available at all our branches: Ipswich, Maidenhead, Newmarket or Sutton Coldfield. This cladding comes in a wide variety of colours and finishes, to suit you and your home.
The James Hardie Colour Visualiser
With the facade configurator, you can now easily test the cladding with HardiePlank® boards on a house and get a first impression of the look and feel of James Hardie facade cladding.
Click to below experiment with colours on many different housing types.
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James Hardie - HardiePlank® Cladding FAQs
Yes! We have all 21 UK colours in stock. We also have a selection of other James Hardie products available, such as smooth boards, HardiePanel® and HardieBacker®.
We sell specialist tools designed to cut HardiePlank® products quickly and effectively.
Hardie Guillotine – Cutting fast and accurately every time, with no breaking, chipping or sawing dust.
Hardie Blades – The diamond tipped edges reduce dust and prevent faster blade wear. Available in 160mm, 190mm, 254mm, 305 mm
You can use impulse or pneumatic nail guns as well as nailing by hand. Nails should be placed 20-25mm down from the top edge of each plank and driven into the batten with the heads flush with the surface of the plank.
HardiePlanks should always be stored indoors in a shed or other storage facility. Storing the planks outdoors in areas with heavy rainfall can cause damage to the planks.
If you have no other place to store the planks but outside, make sure to cover the planks using a waterproof tarp.