Here are commonly asked questions about bathroom wet wall panels. We want to address all your queries and concerns. Should you have other questions, we are glad to assist you. Click this to fill out our contact form.
What sizes does Spapanel come in?
The standard wet area wall panel size is 2400mm by 1200mm. A limited selection of colours are also available in 2700mm by 1200mm. We can also supply custom sizes for high volume orders. Click to view our colour options.
What is wet area panelling made from and what is the thickness?
Spapanel consists of a high pressure decorative laminate, bonded onto waterproof birch plywood. A plain white balancing laminate is used on the rear. The finished thickness of wet area panel is 11mm.
Where is Spapanel manufactured?
Spapanel is manufactured in the UK. Where it has been successfully used and sold since 2003.
Spapanel has been independently Appraised by BRANZ as a waterproofing alternative solution to Building Code AS 3740-2014 for use in Spapanel in both Australia & New Zealand. A copy of our BRANZ Appraisals can be viewed and downloaded from our downloads page.
Where can Spapanel be used? Can it be used outside or on the floor?
Spapanel can be used for any internal wall of the building, even in high wet areas. Wet area panelling has not been tested for use outside and should not be used on the floor.
Can Spapanel be installed directly onto framework or do I first need to install a Fibre-cement backing board and apply waterproof membranes?
Spapanel can be installed directly to metal or wooden framework without first needing to install fibre-cement or waterproof membranes. Saving considerable labour time and material costs. Check out our installation guide.
Can I install Spapanel myself or do you offer an install service?
If you feel competent enough then Spapanel is easy to install, as long as you follow our Installation Instructions. Or if you would prefer us to install it for you, then we can help you with this. Call Us Today! 0400 904 873
Spapanel comes with a 15 Year Warranty. This can be downloaded from our Downloads section.
Can the bathroom wet wall panels be installed without a shower tray?
Spapanel can be installed without the use of a shower tray, for example if a tiled wetroom style floor has been install. Simple silicone the joint of the panel against the other surface with an appropriate silicone sealant.
Spapanel is constructed with a hardwood waterproof plywood core bonded under controlled conditions with a high pressure decorative laminate to face, and a plain balancing laminate to rear.
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