Category Archives: Timber Cladding

Fijian Mahogany Timber Decking & Cladding

Mortlock Timber Group now has a stock of Fijian Mahogany which is excellent for timber decking & exterior timber cladding. WHY FIJIAN MAHOGANY?   SUSTAINABLE MATERIAL – The Mahogany plantations are owned by the Fijian government and the Mill’s producing this material only sells to a select few so this product can stay sustainable and manageable […]

Black is Back

Black Timber creates richness of texture, colour and grain. Black staining is a cost effective method of adding depth to timber facades. Here are some examples of some of our projects with blacken timber.

Aria Luxury Apartments

Mortlock Timber Group worked closely with Hillam Architects on the walls &  ceilings for the Aria Luxury Apartments. This consists of timber battens and timber cladding with a sequence of mixed sizes We have now secured the contract to supply the timber for this project from Swan Group. Can’t wait to see the project completed! Big thank you […]

Timber Movement

Wood is hygroscopic, which means its moisture content (MC) will fluctuate based on the relative humidity (RH)of the surrounding air. As humidity increases, the MC increases, and the wood expands, and as the humidity decreases, MC decreases, and the wood shrinks – this is an unchangeable fact however movement can be accurately predicted and allowed for! […]

Blackened Timber Retreat by Studio Aula

Blackened timber retreat by Studio Aula built in the woods outside Tokyo  Source: Lengths of black-painted timber clad this single-storey holiday home in Japan by Studio Aula, which steps across a wooded site in three volumes of increasing sizes (+ slideshow). Japanese firm Studio Aula designed the small timber bungalow, called Mukawa House, as a weekend home for a client who commutes to […]

3D Revit® files now available for download

Mortlock Timber has been working with the Revit team at Design Content to make our Trendplank Timber Cladding configurations available in 3D Revit® files. CLICK HERE to download these or alternatively contact  us on 1800 894 400 or via and we will email these direct.

Broadwater Residence

This beach side residence was designed and realized by Rusty Nail Designs. Rusty Nails Designs is a company that believes in the importance of keeping quality and sound construction paramount compared to speed of construction. Rusty Nail Designs designs and builds family holiday homes, beach bungalow and high end luxury homes. The client chose spotted […]