Tag Archive: Cladding London

Summit Cladding: James Hardie Cladding

December 1, 2015 8:22 pm Published by

At Summit Cladding we are consistently researching the best products in the industry. We feel responsible to bring our customers up to date with the latest in cladding technology. With that in mind and much time spent on measuring its quality, durability and design, we are pleased to offer James Hardie Cladding to our customers. Cladding London: A New Option with An Impressive Finish Cladding London, the Home Counties, Portsmouth and Southampton is no easy task, but that’s what we are working to do, one home at time. Our newest asset to this cause is James Hardie Cladding. Read on to learn a bit more about this innovative, ecologically friendly cladding material. Why Use James Hardie Cladding? Let’s talk about... View Article

What are the Benefits of Installing Cladding?

September 25, 2012 3:46 pm Published by

Cladding is commonly applied to the outside of a building and can also be used in the interior of a home. There are many benefits to installing cladding and people chose it for a number of reasons: To improve the look of their property. Cladding can give your home or building a new look instantly and it is a low cost way to transform the look of your property, replacing outdated styles and giving your home a smarter, cleaner finish. To protect property from the unpredictable weather. One of the key benefits of cladding is its ability to provide an extra layer of protection for you home, which is especially important with weather conditions becoming increasingly more unpredictable in the... View Article

How PVC Cladding Can Enhance Your Home

September 17, 2012 1:01 pm Published by

When it comes to home improvements, cladding can sometimes get overlooked in comparison to other priorities you may have for your home. Although planning that extension or bathroom renovation will improve your home, cladding is also an important component of the appearance of your house, not only to visitors and passersby but also yourself. Not only can PVC roof cladding enhance the appearance of your home but it is also extremely durable and is far more resistant to bad weather compared to old fashioned cladding and timber which tends to rot over time. Deciding against replacing old cladding and timber can even sometimes work out more expensive through maintenance and this can be simply avoided through replacing the cladding on... View Article

Summit Cladding Improves Southgate home

August 24, 2012 2:13 pm Published by

This house in Southgate, N14 had a serious problem. The front of the house was ugly! The first thing people see when they arrive at a house is the front door and the front of this house was dominated by a concrete plinth above the door. The owner wanted to improve the look so that guest would getter a nicer welcoming when coming to visit, which is why he called Summit Cladding who were keen to come round and see where they could help out. Steve Gelb from Summit Cladding explained what Summit Cladding did to change the appearance, “The concrete plinth above the door wasn’t the prettiest and it was making the whole property look shabby so we replaced... View Article

Door Canopy in Wanstead, East London

August 10, 2012 2:22 pm Published by

Summit Cladding were called to a home in Wanstead, East London to repair and improve the front exterior of a home.   We removed all the old timbers and replaced them with a Eurocell OG Fascia Board. The old wooden finule was completely rotten so we had it copied to the exact specifications but in Hardwood and painted it white to match the ogiginal 1920’s woodwork that the property featured.   We then painted the brick work and cut holes in the replacement PVC bargeboards to ensure that it matched the existing features.    

PVC Cladding installation on 200 year old cottage

July 15, 2012 10:05 am Published by

  Summit Cladding were called to a beautiful 200 year old cottage in Ashford Kent. Despite its warm appearance, the home had a serious problem as the featheredge wooden boarding had rotten.    To recreate the original look of the cottage and to sort out the rotting problem, we replaced the boarding with Swish 140 mil deep featheredged PVC cladding , which matched the original look and we added deepflow Marshall Tuffle gutters on rafter hangers.   What do you think of our PVC cladding on this home in Ashford? For more information on PVC cladding in London and the surrounding areas, contact Summit Cladding on 020 8508 9606    

What are the benefits of using PVC for cladding?

May 17, 2012 1:35 pm Published by

When installing cladding for your home, one of the most important things to think about is the material that will be used.  Traditionally, wood and less practical materials were used for cladding, but now contractors are starting to use PVC.   PVC Cladding (or Poly Vinyl Chloride cladding) is a popular choice of cladding material for many reasons. Some of the benefits include:   Durability Unlike wood and other materials that are traditionally used, PVC cladding will stand the test of time and will maintain its original shape and colour during the varying weather conditions in Britain.   Limited Maintenance One of the unique qualities that makes PVC cost effective and hassle free is that it requires little maintenance over... View Article