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PORTA CONTOURS Timber Lining Boards

Brochure

Porta Contours architectural timber linings allow you to create either calming atmospheres or vibrant textured designs.

Sample Request

Porta Contours is available in a range of architectural designs.

How to specify

Product + Profile + Length + Species + Code + Certification. For full specification details see Specifying section of the Install Guide.

Read our advice on how to protect your timber specification for internal applications here.

 

Install Guide

Suitable for internal vertical applications. The tongue and groove connection allows for secret direct fixing.

Lining boards are suitable for curves down to a 1000mm radius. For tighter curves down to a 500mm radius Porta can supply matching corner beads (available for Riverine, Strata & Cirque).

Maintenance

Porta Contours is available factory pre-finished for a ready to install solution. The standard offer is a clear satin (30% gloss) coating.
Pre-finished Coating Information

 

Species Information

Available in Tasmanian Oak, a beautiful versatile Australian hardwood.
Tasmanian Oak Timber Species Information

Available in Pine, a light softwood that is ideal for painting and staining.
Clear Pine Timber Species Information

 

Certification

Porta if certified under recognised schemes; PEFC and FSC® to supply responsibly sourced timber.
Sustainability Information.

 

PORTA CUMARU Hardwood Timber

How to specify

Product + Profile + Length + Species + Code + Certification. For full specification details see Specifying section of the Install Guide.

Brochure

Porta Cumaru hardwood is the ideal timber to meet the requirements for contemporary exteriors, sustainable design and the National Construction Code.

Sample Request

Porta Cumaru has beautiful mid-brown tones and an interlocking grain.

Install Guide.

This install guide outlines key design, construction and maintenance issues for domestic timber decks. It is recommended that timber decking is installed 400mm above ground level to provide adequate ventilation.

Span Table

Calculate appropriate sizes and stress for decking, beams and posts.
View step by step guide here.

 

Maintenance

Porta recommends a factory applied pre-coating to protect the timber during transport and installation. Further, Porta Cumaru is supplied with end grain sealer on exposed end-grains before delivery. Porta recommends applying an end grain sealer to cuts on site.

A maintenance schedule is recommended to preserve the dimensional stability of timber and protect the timber from UV and moisture. Apply coatings as per the manufacturers’ recommendations. To retain colour regularly apply a tinted pigmented coating, for a silver-grey appearance, select a clear unpigmented coating.

Protection and Maintenance Guidance 

 

Species Information

Porta Cumaru is a very dense, extremely hard-wearing Class 1 sustainable timber.
Cumaru Timber Species Information

Certification

Porta Cumaru is FSC® certified as responsibly sourced.
Sustainability Information.

PORTA DECKWISE Hidden Deck Fasteners & Accessories

How to specify

Choose the required system + Porta Cumaru decking board. For full specification details see Specifying section of the Install Guide. 

Brochure

This guide outlines key selection, installation and maintenance issues of the Deckwise® Extreme KD® Clip and Deckwise ® Master Plug systems. These systems are ideally used with Porta Cumaru decking boards.

Sample Request

DeckWise fixings complement the range of Porta Cumaru hardwood decking.

Install Guide.

This guide outlines key selection, installation and maintenance issues of the Deckwise® Extreme KD® Clip and Deckwise ® Master Plug systems. These systems are ideally used with Porta Cumaru decking boards.

About DeckWise

DeckWise ExtremeKD Clip system stainless steel reinforced clip is 3x stronger than other concealed clip systems. These are quick to install with Porta grooved decking providing a smooth, fastener-free surface.

DeckWise Cumaru Timber Plug system is matched to Porta Cumaru decking, to provide positive & secure screw fastening with quick to install concealed plugs for a premium finish.

Find out more about decking.

The DeckWise fastening system is designed to be used with Porta Cumaru decking.

PORTA ENDURE Timber Cladding

How to specify

Product + Profile + Length + Species + Code + Certification + Coating. For full specification details see Specifying section of the Install Guide.

Brochure

 

Porta Endure Timber Cladding range is made durable Porta Cumaru hardwood and available in a range of designs. The result is a beautiful high-performing exterior cladding solution.

 

Sample Request

Porta Endure comes in a range of architectural designs.

Install Guide.

Porta Endure Timber Cladding is suitable for residential and mid-rise commercial applications.

Maintenance

Porta recommends a factory applied pre-coating to protect the timber during transport and installation. Further, Porta Cumaru is supplied with end grain sealer on exposed end-grains before delivery. Porta recommends applying an end grain sealer to cuts on site.

A maintenance schedule is recommended to preserve the dimensional stability of timber and protect the timber from UV and moisture. Apply coatings as per the manufacturers’ recommendations. To retain colour regularly apply a tinted pigmented coating, for a silver-grey appearance, select a clear unpigmented coating.

Protection and Maintenance Guidance 

Species Information

Porta Cumaru is a very dense, extremely hard-wearing Class 1 sustainable timber.
Cumaru Timber Species Information

Certification

Porta Cumaru is FSC® certified as responsibly sourced.
Sustainability Information.

PORTA FORESCOLOR Coloured MDF

How to specify

Porta Forescolor - ‘Colour’ - ‘Sheet Size x Thickness’ - ‘Finish by selected third-party provider’.

Porta Forescolor is supplied unfinished to custom coat for your desired look. We recommend all surfaces have a suitable coating system to protect them against marking and moisture.

Brochure

Suitable for wall panelling, ceiling and joinery applications.

Sample Request

Porta Forescolor comes in 9 colours. 

Maintenance & Care

Porta Forescolor is supplied unfinished to custom coat for your desired look. We recommend all surfaces have a suitable coating system to protect them against marking and moisture.

To clean use a mild household spray to wipe down the panel with a soft cloth. Download the brochure for more information about care and general cleaning.

 

 

PORTA HANDRAIL SYSTEM 

How to specify

Handrails and fittings shall use the Porta Handrail System + Porta 43mm timber dowel, finished in a suitable timber coating (if applicable). 

Brochure

Suitable for residential, commercial and aged care projects.

Technical Information 

Porta Handrail System commercial grade satin-finish 316 stainless steel fittings are compliant to Residential (NCC Vol 2: Class 1 & 10) and Commercial (NCC Vol 1: Class 2 and NCC Class 3/9a Aged Care Facilities) requirements. Materials listed to be supplied to specified areas, or otherwise quantified.

Installation shall comply with relevant building codes using approved fixing and the work executed by competent tradespersons. All materials delivered to the site shall be stored in an enclosed area, provided with protection from damage and exposure to the elements.

Damaged or deteriorated material shall be immediately removed from site. Upon completion of the installation, check that all fittings and handrail are securely fastened. Finish with a suitable coating (if applicable).

Download the product brochure for more details.

 

 

PORTA MOULDINGS

Complete Mouldings Range

 

Porta specialises in manufacturing quality timber mouldings. We offer a wide range of certified timber mouldings from classic to contemporary profile designs. From decorative mouldings right through to functional products.

 

 

Custom Moulding

Take advantage of Porta’s 60 years of timber expertise to custom design architectural mouldings to your specifications. Minimum order quantities and lead times apply. 
Custom Moulding

 

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.