PART 1. GENERAL
shall furnish, install and finish (See Paragraphs 2.1 and 3.5) flexible Wood
Wallcovering as specified as part of the contract documents.
shall submit the following for Architect's approval — a sample of each type of
wood wallcovering specified, inclusive of product name, wood species and cut
and/or figure labeled on the back of each sample.
shall also submit a copy of maintenance instructions to Owner in accordance
with Division 1 section "Contract Closeout."
1.3 Delivery and Storage:
All wood wallcovering must be delivered to the job site in the Manufacturer's
packaging, properly identified and labeled.
b: Material must be stored in an undamaged condition in
Manufacturer's packaging, maintained in a clean, dry, protected area where
temperature and humidity remain stable and within the ranges specified by the
1.4 Project Conditions:
Environmental Conditions: Areas to receive wood wallcovering shall be
environmentally controlled by the HVAC system. Maintain a temperature range of
65° - 85° degrees Fahrenheit, with less than 50% relative humidity, for a
period of not less than 4 days prior to installation and maintained thereafter.
Wall Conditions: Gypsum board finish shall be completed to comply with AWCI
Specification, Level 4. Plaster walls shall be finished to the Architect's
specification and be free of undulations and defects. Metal surfaces shall be
clean, dry and smooth with a rust inhibitor applied. See general installations
instructions for details.
Lighting: Sufficient lighting will be provided by the Contractor during the
installation process. If required, temporary lighting will be provided to
augment insufficient or low level permanent lighting.
PART 2. PRODUCTS
2.1 Product name:
Flexible Wood Veneer Wallcovering shall
consist of genuine wood veneer, bonded to multi ply paper. It shall have a
protective coating of urethane sealer and finish, factory applied, to ensure
the quality and help maintain the integrity of the wood veneer wallcovering.
This wallcovering material may also be supplied to Contractor in a manner
specified under paragraph 3.5.
Flexible Wood Veneer Wallcovering,
(Note to Specifier: Fill in applicable areas.)
(i.e. Red Oak, Sapele, etc.)
CUT & FIGURE:
(Flat Cut - F.C., Quarter Cut - Q.C., Rift, Rotary)
(i.e. Book Match, Slip Match)
14 TO 17 Mil
2.3 Physical Properties:
Manufacturer certifies Urban Wallcovering Flexible Wood Veneer Wallcovering to
meet the following Fire Rating Characteristics:
a: Flame Spread - 10
b: Smoke Development - 25
performed by "United States Testing Company, Inc." in accordance with
the specification set forth in ASTM E84.98. "Standard Test Method for
Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials," both as to
equipment and test procedures. This test procedure is similar to UL-723, ANSI
No. 2.5, NFPA No. 255 and UBC in UBC1994 & 1997 UBC.
111 Heavy Duty Clay-Based Wallcovering Adhesive or
Professional Extra Strength (PRO-732) Wallcovering Adhesive, mfr. Romans
PART 3. EXECUTION
3.1 Wood veneer wallcovering shall be Applied
installers having a minimum of 3 years experience installing architectural wood
wallcovering on projects of similar size and complexity to this project.
jobsite conditions and wall surface areas to receive wallcovering shall be
inspected by the Installer. In the event that the Installer finds conditions
detrimental to the installation process, the Installer will inform, in writing,
the Contractor and the Architect. Work will not proceed until conditions have
been corrected and accepted by the Installer, and at no additional cost to
3.3 Surface Preparation:
Wall surfaces shall be clean, smooth and free from defects and imperfections as
per Manufacturer's installation instructions. The moisture content of the wall
will be checked with a moisture meter and installation will not proceed if the
moisture content is over 7%.
Primers may or may not be used depending upon the wall and environmental
conditions. Consult the Manufacturer's installation instructions.
NO OIL BASED PRIMER IS TO BE USED WITH THE FLEXIBLE WOOD
Wood shall be installed in strict accordance with Urban Wallcovering
installation instructions. (Document #300)
Install three (3) sheets of wood wallcovering, inspect for material quality and
proper installation. If problems occur, stop the installation and contact Urban
Wallcovering before proceeding.
Install each sheet in sequential, numerical order.
Install as is with the standard urethane finish applied by the manufacturer.
If additional protection is required; apply 1-2 coats of a low to mild sheen
Specific stains selected by the Architect to be applied over wood must have 1-2
coats of polyurethane applied. Samples must be submitted by contractor for
approval. Follow the manufacturer's staining and finishing instructions.
3.6 Clean Up and Protection:
Upon completion of installation, the installer will remove excess materials
from the premises and leave the area in a clean and orderly condition.
Contractor will protect the finished wood wallcovering from damage that may
occur from other trades until project has been completed.
lint-free cloth and Murphy's Oil Soap to clean. This procedure must be done
once a year using Murphy's recommended instructions.
guarantees and warrants Urban Wallcovering Flexible Wood Wallcovering to be
free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one year. Manufacture’s liability is limited to
replacement of goods found by manufacture to be defective. This warranty is in
lieu of all other warranties or guarantees expressed or implied, including
warranties or guarantees of merchantability and fitness for a particular use.
Urban Wallcovering is not responsible for installation charges under any