Class 1 rated timber extremely durable & exceptionally strong
Natural resistance to termites.
Near Zero Leaching
Ideal next to light surfaces, will not stain the surroundings.
High performance joint, concealed fix and easy to install.
Responsibly sourced FSC® certified
Timber Cladding Range
How to specify
Product + Profile + Length + Species + Code + Certification + Coating. For full specification details see Specifying section of the Install Guide.
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.
Porta Endure comes in a range of architectural designs.
Porta Endure Timber Cladding is suitable for residential and mid-rise commercial applications.
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.
Porta Cumaru is a very dense, extremely hard-wearing Class 1 sustainable timber.
Cumaru Timber Species Information
Porta Cumaru is FSC® certified as responsibly sourced.
What is meant by the term cover?
The width of the exposed face (excluding the joined or tongue width).
Is this the same design as Contours?
Endure Riverine & Endure Strata has the same shape as Contours Riverine & Contours Strata, even though the cladding overall is thicker.
The Endure Riverine and Endure Strata can connect with each other, similar to the Contours set – but you can not mix and match Endure and Contours profiles.
Can I buy recommended fixing screws from Porta?
No, we do not stock cladding screws, refer to a local preferred Hardware merchant.
Is Endure available with end-matching (machined ends which interconnect)?
No, not at this time.
How are the lengths joined?
Butt join and fix over a batten (or stud).
What can be coated over the Porta factory applied pre-oil on Porta Cumaru products?
Any solvent or water based oil (except wax based oils such as Cutek).
Does Porta Endure Timber Cladding need to be oiled?
Yes, coat & maintain the external face with a preferred oil, refer to the Install Guide for more information.Endure
Does the back of the Porta Endure Timber Cladding board need to be coated?
Yes, we recommend factory pre-oil all surfaces and coat any cuts.
How is Endure fixed to the wall?
Use cladding screws such as 4.0m x 45mm or equivalent, download the Install Guide for more information.