Like the look of our SupaSlat, modular slatted timber system? Read our FAQs to find out if they might be right for your upcoming project.
Our SupaSlat range of modular timber slatted systems provide a winning combination of natural appeal with a full range of finishing options and rapid installation, including full and easy access to services and acoustic performance.
There’s a SupaSlat option for every project! Check out our useful online configuration tool for a quick visual to help choose the right SupaSlat options for your project.
Vtec's comprehensive finishing solutions provide you with a fantastic spectrum of colours and effects. Our factory applied finishes give so much more than “just another covering" and leave you with hundreds of options to choose from to create something truly different for your clients.
Yes, SupaSlat is very flexible and we can work with you to incorporate specific requirements such as lighting, heating & ventilation, fire detectors & sprinklers and CCTV requirements. We’ve worked on many complex projects and seen a wide range of other elements being used in conjunction with our SupaSlat systems to great effect. Please talk to us if you envisage a particular design challenge and require a more bespoke approach.
Yes, SupaSlat is very flexible and we can work with you to incorporate specific access requirements in both walls and ceiling, such as doorways and access hatches. We’ve collaborated on a range of projects with particular access challenges and incorporated bespoke solutions into the specification.
Vtec standard SupaSlat sizes are:
Slat thickness varies subject to the installation method and possibly the service integrations. Please contact our Technical Department for advice.
Please refer to previous question for standard sizes.
Please provide us with the dimensions of the area you wish to cover and our Technical Department can produce a panel layout scheme to quantify this, and also to assist your installers on site.
The slats are either high quality natural timber or mdf with a laminate type decorative face. A premium grade black acoustic backing is directly behind the slats. On the rear of the panel are mdf cross battens, which hold the slats and acoustic backing together.
Standard grade panels are not, so if you have an FR requirement we can produce in FR grade to Class 1 or Class 0 standard. Please contact us to find out more about the combinations and options available.
Yes. We are FSC® certified (FSC C160047).
SupaSlat can be produced as FSC Certified. Please talk to us about your specific requirements prior to quotation.
The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) is a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide. FSC defines standards based on agreed principles for responsible forest stewardship that are supported by environmental, social, and economic stakeholders. To learn more, visit www.fsc.org.
Yes. We are PEFC™ certified (INT-PEFC/COC-002119).
SupaSlat with a Supalami finish can be produced as PEFC Certified. Please talk to us about your specific requirements prior to quotation.
The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) care for forests globally and locally, working to protect forests by promoting sustainable forest management through certification. This means we can all benefit from the many products that forests provide now, while ensuring these forests will be around for generations to come. To learn more, visit www.pefc.org.
No, we are not restrictive and provide detailed instructions to the installer for them to follow.
Yes, we’ve designed our SupaSlat modules to be simply and rapidly installed – with standard methods being either Screw Fix or Lift and Shift (installed entirely from beneath the ceiling line).
Our SupaSlat modules are installed by the below different methods:
For a visual of the install methods, head to our online configurator. Talk to our Technical Team for assistance with your slatted wall or ceiling application to ensure you get the optimum benefit of the system.
No. Our SupaSlat systems are supplied fully finished to avoid on-site cutting and finishing. They will be delivered ready to fit, with full installation instructions.
We do not advise direct exposure to water, but they can be used as decorative features in changing areas, spa rooms etc with some precautions.
Yes they can. Please discuss these applications with our Technical Department for advice.
They are virtually maintenance free but can benefit from dusting or vacuuming with soft brush attachment if you wish. Do not clean the panels with a damp or wet cloth.
They can be wiped with a slightly damp cloth, and if required add a weak soap solution. Do not use detergent or abrasive cleaners.
Generally yes. If this is a definite requirement please speak to our Technical Department.
The finishes we provide may vary slightly between items and batches. Please note that due to screen resolution issues the colours shown are representative only.
If you have any unanswered questions after reading our SupaSlat FAQs, please get in touch and we will be happy to assist you and provide a tailored quote.