This PVC wall cladding sheet is an excellent hygienic cladding system that provides a wipe-clean waterproof surface. Hygiclad® PVC Wall Cladding is designed for both new and retro-fitted installations.
If you are needing a PVC wall cladding sheet that is easy to cut and fast to install then Hygiclad is a great solution. Hygiclad PVC wall cladding is a full wet wall system that provides a fully waterproof solution., that will last for years.
When you require a wipe-down surface that is hygienic for a Cleanroom it's important to avoid using tiles as the grout lines can become contaminated and allow mould growth. It is best to use a PVC hygienic wall cladding like Hygiclad which provides a large-area wipe-down surface with no grout lines. Hygiclad PVC wall cladding makes it really easy to maintain and keep clean, and stops mould growth.
PVC Wall Cladding Sheet for Washrooms
For Washroom walls where you need a simple waterproof surface then PVC wall cladding sheet is a great solution. Hygiclad PVC wall cladding sheets are ideal for wet walls in washrooms for food processing, farms, hospitals, schools, garages, cold stores, and many other applications.
PVC Wall Cladding Sheet for Showers
Mould growth on tiles can be a constant issue. Even with mould-inhibiting grout, the mould seems to grow after a while. Using PVC wall cladding sheets in showers overcomes the challenge of wet walls getting mould growth.
PVC Wall Cladding Sheet for Cleanrooms
White PVC wall cladding is excellent for cleanrooms and has several advantages over tiles. Using White PVC Wall Cladding avoids any grout lines. Also, the fact that Hygiclad White PVC wall cladding is white helps to show any visible dirt that may appear and encourages regular cleaning. Hygiclad White PVC wall cladding has a smooth surface which is great for making sure walls are kept as clean as possible.
Are PVC Wall Cladding Sheets Waterproof?
PVC hygienic wall cladding sheets are completely waterproof which protects the walls behind. When installing Hygiclad hygienic wall cladding sheets always ensure any connectors, edges and corners are also sealed with a small amount of suitable sealant.
How do I Fix PVC Wall Cladding Sheets?
White PVC wall cladding is really easy to fix to walls. Using suitable adhesive, you can stick the sheets directly onto most backing boards such as plywood or plasterboard. If fixing Hygiclad white PVC wall cladding directly onto old tiles you need to ensure the old tiles are cleaned from grease or dirt that may cause the adhesive not to stick.
Is it Easy to Cut PVC Wall Cladding Sheets?
Cutting PVC wall cladding sheets is easy to do. If you are cutting Hygiclad PVC wall cladding sheet to size or shape you can cut it using a jigsaw with a fine-tooth blade. This is handy if you need to cut around something like pipework that goes through a wall you are trying to clad with the cladding sheets.
Top 3 Benefits of PVC wall cladding sheet
There are many benefits to PVC hygienic wall cladding sheets. However, the Top 3 benefits are as follows:
- PVC wall cladding is completely waterproof wet wall protection that reduces the chances of mould growth
- Using PVC wall cladding sheet is very easy and quick to install
- By installing PVC wall cladding sheet you achieve an easy-clean hygienic surface for ongoing cleaning
What is Wet Wall cladding?
Wet wall is a term used for a waterproofing board or sheet that covers a wall that will get regularly wet, such as a shower or washroom. Wet wall comes in many types with the simplest type being a PVC wall cladding sheet. PVC wall cladding sheets come in white and provide a waterproof cladding solution that is also hygienic.
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PVC wall cladding sheets are a great material for a wide ranges of applications due to their durability and ease of installation. Common projects include PVC wall cladding for bathrooms, for hospitals and for prisons!
How to fit PVC wall cladding?
When fitting PVC wall cladding there are four main accessories you should use:
- a Wall Cladding Inline Joint - for joining sheets side-by-side
- a Wall Cladding J End Trim - for finishing the top, bottom and sides
- a Wall Cladding Internal Corner - for internal corners
- a Wall Cladding Internal Corner - for external corners
How to install PVC wall cladding?
In most applications, PVC wall cladding sheets should be fixed to plywood or plasterboard backing boards with an suitable adhesive. By using an adhesive they have be easily install without having to use screws or nails which look messy and damage the waterproofing effectiveness of the PVC cladding.
It is also possible to fix cladding sheets directly onto existing tiles, however, it is essential that the tiles are grease free and clean from dirt. Alternatively, if the surface of the existing tiles is scratched or scored that can give a good grip strength to secure the sheets to the wall.