Over the last few years, wall panelling has become an “on-trend” way to add style and character to any home. Back in the day, cladding internal walls, or wainscoting, as it was more commonly known, was created using solid timber planks and infill panels to protect walls, hide damp and provide additional insulation.
Today, adding wall paneling is a purely decorative option and MDF is, by far, the most popular material. MDF makes the cost of enhancing walls very cost effective and, because it is so easy to install, it is well within the reach of most DIY skill levels.
There are many different types and styles of interior wall cladding available. Which one you decide to choose really depends on your personal preference, the look you want to create and the room you wish to use it in. The following are some examples of options available to you.
The most popular option has to be Shaker Style MDF wall panels. It’s clean traditional lines will add a warm and homely feel to any home, old or new. Shaker style is a popular choice for living room and bedroom wall panels but can be used in any room you wish.
Many online wood wall panelling companies offer “MDF Wall Panelling “kits” however, the simplest, and most cost effective way to purchase Shaker Wall Panelling is to order pre-cut strips of Moisture Resistant MDF online. This open back wall panelling solution is easy to calculate, easy to fit and will add value and style to your home.
Once you have this you can order all your components online, you’ll just need to choose what thickness of material you want to use, we recommend 6mm, 9mm or 12mm, in most instances the choice is purely aesthetic. We recommend using moisture resistant MDF as this gives a better painted finish.
Our moisture resistant Tongue & Groove and moisture resistant, pre primed, “Bead and Butt” effect MDF wall panels are perfect for decorative bathroom wall panelling.
These panels are not suitable for shower enclosures however, if painted in a suitable paint (not emulsion) they are perfect for use in bathrooms, kitchens, utilities and other rooms around the home.
Our T&G effect wall paneling is supplied in an un-primed MR MDF and is available, in three pitches. 100mm, 150mm and variable. The latter having random 75mm. 100mm and 150mm centres between the grooves.
If you are looking for a bespoke V-Groove MDF wall panel, with a specific pitch, groove width, or depth, please contact us for a competitive price, we’ll be more than happy to help.
Moving into a new house is one of life’s most exciting, and daunting, experiences. One of the first things you’ll want to do is to add your personal touch to make it feel like home.
Shaker Style Wall Panelling is a great way to add character to your new home. Quick and easy to fit, it will, once painted, definitely add elegance and style.
Our wall panelling can be used to create a feature wall in bedrooms, add style to living room walls or provide a warm, welcoming, environment for entrance halls.
To order, simply choose our wall panelling kit option, type in the thickness of the panelling, the length of your wall, the height you would like the panelling to be and we’ll send you the pieces you need to complete your project.