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Timber Cladding: Concept Design: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 2

Timber Cladding: Concept Design: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 2

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This course on timber cladding is the second of three videos covering the core objectives, concept design and technical design stages of the RIBA Plan of Work. Video 2 of 3: RIBA Plan of Work Stage 2:

This 16-minute video covers choosing the right timber for cladding and selecting the right board dimensions and profile. It also offers advice on board profile and surface, board fixing, treatment and coatings and sustainable timber procurement.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

1) Understand how to ensure the sustainability of timber cladding and the procurement of legal and sustainable timber.

2) Understand how to design using timber as an external cladding and the design effects that can be achieved.

3) Understand how to issue coating and maintenance advice to the contractor and customer.