Spapanel complies with Australian, New Zealand and European Standards.
BRANZ Appraised to confirm suitability for the building code of Australia BCA and New Zealand building code NZBC. Includes BRANZ assessment of our techincal literature, quality control, installation, service performance and maintenance.
The Spapanel Wall Lining System is a cost effective and luxury alternative solution to traditional tiles and rendered walls. Fast for the installer, hygienic and ultra-low maintenance for the owner.
Spapanel is manufactured in the UK, where it has been successfully used and sold for over 12 years. On average weekly production is in the region of 7,000 panels per week.
BRANZ Appraisal for Australia and New Zealand available to confirm that Spapanel is compliant to the Building Codes of Australia and New Zealand; including as a waterproofing solution to building code AS 3740-2014.
AREAS OF USE
Spapanel is an internal wall lining system, used for any internal wall and ideal for wet area such as showers, bathrooms, laundries, kitchen splashbacks,
lift and lobby areas or any area that requires a hygienic and low-maintenance surface.
No grout and no mess, with much quicker installation. Spapanels are sealed at the corners and ends with aluminium profiles. Joints are seamlessly connected with our unique Hydrolock system to ensure a flush and waterproof finish.
Spapanel is constructed with a hardwood waterproof plywood core, bonded with a high pressure decorative laminate to face and a plain white balancing laminate to rear.
Cutting labour times and costs, Spapanel is suitable for new build or refurbishment projects and does not require specialist fitting. With over 78 laminate finishes, Spapanel can be used in commercial environments such as residential apartments, changing rooms, hospitals, hotels and holiday parks, as well as domestic bathrooms, shower enclosures and kitchens.
The Spapanel Wall Lining System if installed and used in accordance with our published guidelines can remove the need for fibre cement backing boards and full height waterproof membranes, making Spapanel a 3-in-1 solution.
Spapanel Wall Lining System meets the waterproof requirements of AS3740-2004
Spapanel is manufactured with our precisely engineered Hydrolock edge detail to create an extermely tight abd aesthetically pleasing finish, removing the need for traditional joint strips or "H-joints".
Tested by BRANZ using 3000 wetting and drying cycles in a spray chamber to confirm that the Hydrolock joint remains water resistant for a minimum of 15 years.