Internal Timber Cladding Guide

Thermowood cladding on the ceiling
(Image credit: Silva Timber)

Recently, painted tongue-and-groove cladding has seen something of a resurgence, adding a touch of country-chic for those looking for a quick, cost-effective decorating solution.

This cladding comeback isn’t just focused on traditional and classic design though — contemporary homeowners have got in on the act too, realising internal timber cladding provides the ideal solution for adding character and warmth to a modern home.

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.