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The Benefits of Bathroom Cladding

The Benefits of Bathroom Cladding

When it comes to updating our bathrooms, a simple lick of paint and a few tiles may seem like the easy option. However you really need to think about the long-term when it comes to bathroom decorations.

Whatever materials you use to decorate your bathroom, you need to ensure that they fully insulate your walls so no trapped water seeps inside, which would lead to damp.

After spending all that time and money designing your bathroom, you do not want to be relaxing in your bath with the imminent fear of growing damp.

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Cladding is a very durable material that is commonly used in bathrooms and wet rooms. Traditional bathroom cladding is relatively inexpensive and is made from uPVC and, more recently, Geopanel shower cladding.

Bathroom cladding can benefit your home in the following ways:


Simple to install

Unlike bathroom tiles, cladding is very easy to install and there is no messing with grout and adhesives.

Once you have decided where you are going to put your cladding, it clicks together easily enough for an experienced DIY expert to fit.





A variety of styles

White high-gloss cladding may not be to everyone’s taste, but that is not a problem as there are many styles on offer from Kents Building Plastics that can be used on walls and ceilings.

You have the freedom to design your bathroom in whatever way you like as cladding can be cut to fit most room shapes.






Easy to clean

Easy cleaning is one of the main benefits of having cladding due to the wipe clean nature of the uPVC.

As cladding can be fitted without using grout, there are no hard to reach areas that are prone to the build-up of dirt and mould.


Reduces mould

As well as reducing the risk of damp, good shower cladding can prevent mould. This in return will reduce redecoration costs.

You will also not have to worry about getting that stale smell that comes along with mould which will put you off your pampering sessions.


Great insulation

We have already mentioned the benefits of great insulation, which is great in terms of retaining temperature and sound-proofing, as well as preventing damp.

If you fail to follow these measures, you could end up losing a lot of money by forking out for a damp course and/or having to redecorate once again.

Kents Building Plastics want you to relax and enjoy your bathroom with the peace of mind that you have invested well in your bathroom decor.

If you need support in buying the best quality products, give us a call today and we will be happy to help.