Fisher is a pre-stain manufacturing facility located in Squamish, BC specializing in semi transparent, high quality coatings on both wood and fibre cement products for commercial and residential installations.

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Artisan WoodGrain

Stained Wood Look Coatings for the Artisan® Collection by James Hardie

Artisan WoodGrain™ offers the best features of professionally pre-finished premium natural wood siding. The rich, smooth face, natural look of WoodGrain for Artisan will add unique style to a wide range of building projects.


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Why choose Artisan WoodGrain ?

Artisan WoodGrain™ by Fisher Coating is specifically designed to emulate a premium wood grain look for James Hardie’s Artisan product line.

Fisher utilizes a proprietary next generation pre-finishing process on James Hardie’s Artisan Collection of Fibre Cement products to offer a premium flat to wall, smooth face wood grain product. WoodGrain is a beautiful wood look with the durability and non combustibility of premium cementitious siding that will set your project apart.

fisher coating icon 60 SPECIFICATIONS


James Hardie Fibre Cement


■ 10.25” Artisan Shiplap
■ 10.25” Artisan Square Channel
■ 8.25” Artisan VGroove


Single Family | Multi-Family | Commercial


■ Fisher 15 year warranty on Coating
■ James Hardie 30 year warranty on Substrate

Value Added:

■ Touch-up Kits Available
■ Colour Match Caulking


*Colour Match Caulking

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*AdSeal 1940 Hybrid #458-79
*Quad Max #614 – 1869882

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*AdSeal 1940 Hybrid #194-57
*Quad Max #224 – 2149694

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*AdSeal 1940 Hybrid #194-20
*Quad Max #288 – 1869836

Custom Colour Application

Are you interested in applying a custom colour to your fibre cement project but don’t resonate with any of the Fisher program colours above? We can help you achieve the perfect look for your unique project needs.

Free Samples

Do you like what you have read about the Artisan WoodGrain™ and want to see the product in person? We offer free samples shipped to your location so you can view the product in hand.


TrueGrain™ Coatings Warranty

Fisher Coating applies a series of solid and semi-transparent OEM coatings to James Hardie substrates to produce the TrueGrain Series. Fisher Coating Ltd.’s warranty covers the coatings portion of the product only and is a prorated, transferable, 15 years.

James Hardie Substrates Warranty

James Hardie provides a 30-year substrate warranty on their cementitious products. The application of Fisher Coating products does not alter the James Hardie substrate warranty. To view specific James Hardie substrate warranty information for your region click the MORE INFORMATION button.

Fisher’s Good Partner Quality Policy

At Fisher we believe when a customer works with us in supplying material for a project they deserve to get what was promised. We also believe in continually striving for quality in what we do. Sometimes things don’t go as planned and that’s when customers find out what kind of partner Fisher really is to them in the construction of their project. Please read through Fisher’s Good Partner Quality Policy in full.

Artisan WoodGrain™ is produced by Fisher Coating on James Hardie substrate. Ask you preferred building supply dealer for details.
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