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As the largest supplier of wood-based panel products to the UK construction and housebuilder market, West Fraser is a trusted and reliable supplier – dedicated to keeping housebuilders building new homes in all weathers. This page contains useful information that housebuilders, architects and specifiers can use for their own projects, including handy downloads, practical checklists and sample requests.
Download our housebuilder checklist to ensure you have ticked all the boxes when it comes to necessary supplies.Download checklist
Download our SterlingOSB Zero Factsheet and take a look at some key aspects of SterlingOSB Zero – and how it’s positioned to support housebuilding and construction.
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Construction Projects: Panel products for every application from the floor to the roof
We offer a vast array of board products for flooring, panelling and roofing
A selection of Norbord partners who use our products through various aspects of their traditional build programme and timber frame construction.
“Persimmon Group have used CaberDek for a number of years. Norbord are a reliable supplier with excellent technical and supply chain support.”
“We’ve used Norbord products for many years. A quality product line with an extensive and knowledgeable team of people behind it.”
“So far Tulloch has been delighted with the results.
Progress has been rapid and the product has proved itself during a wet winter. ”
“We know that Norbord’s SterlingOSB Zero and CaberDek are FSC certified and so were ideal for use in constructing a sustainable home.”
A distinct advantage of the weatherproof CaberDek and CaberShieldPlus P5 chipboard flooring panels is the ability for the products to be laid in various weather conditions. Dryness can’t always be guaranteed, but our weatherproof flooring panels can be laid in damp conditions meaning less time wasted on the build.
Yes. Our products are available from UK distributors of engineered floors and are compatible with I Joist and metal web joists within their designs.
One of the biggest benefits of Norbord’s chipboard products is the security and stability whatever the weather. The CaberDek® flooring panel comes with a 42-day weather resistance guarantee and the CaberShieldPlus® P5 chipboard panel offers and impressive 60 days of weather resistance when laid in accordance with fitting instructions.
Yes. The CaberDek protective film is a solid compound, not a woven product and will not cause this issue.
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Request an A5 sample of any of our boards. Our samples come with an informative wraparound cover.Request a sample