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Dura Composites HQ Refurbishment Using Dura Cladding

February 4, 2014

The transformation of the exterior of our UK headquarters is almost complete! It needed a face lift and what better way than using our own cladding products; we decided to refurbish our factory and offices using Dura Cladding type 150 weatherboard in Barn Black (fixed horizontally on the gable) and type 200 flush in Pale Grey (fixed vertically on the…

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How do composite materials compare to traditional building materials when it comes to creating wooden cladding?

December 12, 2013

Whilst traditional building materials such as wood, concrete and steel have certainly proved enormously successful over the years, they are far from perfect in many different situations, as you shall soon discover. However, over the past few decades there has been little in the way of viable alternatives to these well known solutions. Undoubtedly one of the most ancient building…

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FSC ® world first for team at Dura Composites

July 23, 2012

Dura Composites has been confirmed as the world’s first timber composite supplier to become FSC ® 100% certified - further enhancing our sustainability credentials. We already knew we were the first UK supplier to achieve certification, but this just underlines our position as a global pioneer in the world of timber composite. FSC ® 100% chain of custody certification…

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Dura Cladding set for TV appearance

July 20, 2012

Our timber composite product Dura Cladding could soon be seen on TV screens across the country after being used in the construction of an eco-friendly dream home being filmed for the new series of a popular national lifestyle programme. We can't say which programme it is yet, but watch this space and we'll let you know more as…

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Dura Cladding adding value at Lanswoodpark

July 17, 2012

We’ve teamed up with fellow Essex firm Lanswood Ltd to help build Lanswoodpark – the perfect example of a truly sustainable business park. Our 87% recycled timber composite product Dura Cladding is a main feature of the project, which has recently reached phase one completion in the shape of a two-storey office development at Elmstead Market, near Colchester.…

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