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Welcome to designing with timber, by Porta.

These short videos each cover a different topic on key concerns when choosing timber for external applications. 

Topic: Understanding Timber and Leaching

In this video, we look at how to avoid unsightly stains from timber leaching.

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Topic: Cladding design

In this video, we look at designing external cladding for long term performance.

Topic: Pre-coating Timber 

In this video, we share the importance of pre-coating your external timber products before delivery to site.

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Topic: Timber Coatings

In this video, we look at how to protect your timber with coatings.

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Topic: Deck Fastening – Plugs

In this video, we look at concealed decking and how to create a smooth, sleek decking surface with timber plugs. 

Topic: Deck Fastening – Clips

In this video, we look at how to create a premium and durable finish for decking by using hidden clips.

Local Stockist

For DIY renovators & home builders, Porta timber is available by special order from local stockists.

Sales Support

Manufacturers, merchants &
trade contact us for a quote. 

Design Solutions

Architects and designers
speak to our specification team.