Do you know the true cost of your weatherboard choice? Find out here!
People are often not aware of the various weatherboard material options now available and the installation and lifetime maintenance costs associated with them.
This calculator will help ensure you (or your clients) have the information you need to make an informed decision.
It's easy to use. Simply select a weatherboard material type, enter the amount of wall to be clad (m2) and number of storeys to find out the true cost of your weatherboard choice.
Cedar, radiata and linea cladding and painting cost data from QV CostBuilder (all based on Auckland prices).
Aluminium cladding data sourced from industry professionals.
Palliside data sourced from Palliside manufacturer and installation network.
Scaffolding cost estimates based on quoted jobs.
No allowance for professional cleaning of cladding or professional inspections of cladding condition over lifetime.
No allowance for any delays to painting and finishing caused by weather or other reasons.