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Board and Batton Construction


Definition of Board and Batton Construction:
Board and Batton construction is most common with siding. It is the process of siding by placing boards edge to edge and covering the seams with a narrow strip of wood (batton). This method allow for the boards to expand and contract while the battons maintain a weather tight seal.


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  • 1'' x 6'' x 72'' boards look and feel like real barnwood.
  • Perfect for building birdhouses, picture frames and small shelving units.


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