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Wall cladding is a good choice for both functional and aesthetic purposes. Care must be taken while choosing the type of cladding for your walls – it naturally depends on your specific needs and budget constraints. Wall cladding can significantly modify the style and look of your property and you need to plan out well before actually investing in the project. You need to ensure that you use a proper building and pest inspection qualified builder to undertake the work and you can check out licenses at the Australian Government site at

There are quite few things that are to be considered while deciding about the right wall cladding suitable for your home. Firstly is it a strata management building or fully owner titled by freehold – if it is held on a strata title you will need the permission of the body corporate. You can find out details of how to go about doing this here. Next start by writing down the type of visual and aesthetic value you would like to have and any environmental challenges if involved. This would include jotting down points like whether or you live in an area with a lot of rain or not. These points are essential as you would be giving that information to brief suppliers for a quote.

A leading example of wall cladding is the brick wall cladding. Care has to be taken while opting for wooden wall cladding option. Simply pick woods that have been treated so that they will not rot quickly. Among other options available, most preferred is the plastic wall cladding as it is a cheaper option, extremely durable and come in a vast range of styles and designs.

After deciding on the type of cladding option, you can then go ahead and contact a professional building group such as Empire. To find the best deal, it is wise to shop around. If possible, get in contact with the maximum number of different suppliers. In this way, you can also seek their advice and a quote, thus compare the results accurately and easily find the best deal possible.  Find out more at