New Royal WoodTone Styles Blend Rich Looks With Warmth of Beadboard

Classic beadboard is making a comeback, adding a timeless design and charming finish to a range of exterior home styles. And there’s no easier way to capture the look than with Royal™ WoodTone Styles, introduced by Westlake Royal Building Products™ at the 2024 International Builders’ Show. WoodTone Styles blend the rich look of stained wood with the rustic warmth of beadboard trim to dress up porch ceilings and soffits

Made of cellular PVC, Royal WoodTone Styles are low-maintenance, long-lasting, and moisture and insect resistant. The beadboards feature hidden nailing hems for easy installation.

“The Royal WoodTone Styles line seamlessly combines enduring beauty with unmatched performance,” says Steve Booz, vice president of marketing for Westlake Royal Building Products. “Individuals who value the cozy characteristics of beadboard can now experience it with a level of low maintenance and durability that surpasses traditional wood options.”

Royal WoodTone Styles offer the elegant look of stained wood in six on-trend colors: American Walnut, Oak Ridge, Natural Cedar, Smoke Grey, Weathered Oak, and Charred Timber. The line features a 6″ V-grooved plank, beadboard, and crown and bed mould.

Woodtone Styles in Natural Cedar

Applications for WoodTone Styles

Beadboard paneling is an easy way to provide a more classic aesthetic in overlooked areas of the exterior, as well as add a premium look that can elevate the perceived value of a home. On the exterior beadboard is most often found on porch ceilings to create a finished aesthetic as well as to hide leveling irregularities and in soffits with exposed rafters or enclosed built-up soffits.

Choosing a beadboard made with cellular PVC, particularly the stained-wood looks of this latest offering, can provide the authentic look of wood without the typical repainting and maintenance needs.

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