Wind Uplift in Roofing: Long-Term Protection Leads to Less Call-Backs
Protect your property from wind uplift and hurricane damage with USG Securock® and STRUCTO-CRETE® Brand products. Ensure safety and resiliency with exceptional wind uplift protection for your roof.
Acoustical Ceilings Substrates 101
USG offers a variety of acoustical ceiling panels for different applications. With five substrate options, it's important to understand each one's benefits and ideal use.
The Science of Innovation: USG Corporate Innovation Center
USG brings innovation to the forefront of the construction manufacturing industry through research, development, and testing at the Corporate Innovation Center.
De-Mystifying Digital: USG Assembly Builder™ Plugin for Revit®
Design with Ease: USG Assembly Builder™ Plugin for Revit®. Simplify your workflow, specify accurate assemblies, and save time. Boost your efficiency now!
Update: USG STRUCTO-CRETE® Brand Structural Panels Fire & Acoustic Manual
The USG STRUCTO-CRETE® Brand Structural Panels Fire & Acoustic Manual (SCP100) is the single source for acoustic ratings for UL-certified floor/ceiling assemblies.
De-Mystifying Digital: USG Ceiling Technix™
Face the challenges of specifying specialty ceilings with USG Ceiling Technix™, a Revit® Plugin that allows for quick & easy design without bloating your model.
You Asked, We Answered: Top 10 FAQs from 2022
From USG Durock® Brand Cement Board Panels to joint compounds, we've compiled the answers to ten of the most frequently asked product questions in 2022.
The Truth Behind Noncombustibility Claims of Magnesium Oxide Structural Panels
Three leading MgO structural panels were found to fail fire safety standards—learn more about the research that made this discovery here.
The Importance of Maintaining Code Compliance on Gypsum Floor Repairs
Gypsum floor repair needs proper products & procedures to maintain the fire rating, strength, and durability to receive high-performance floor coverings.
Acoustics 101: Key Concepts and Definitions
What is a sabin, exactly? Understanding the terms pertaining to acoustics can help make more informed decisions when specifying products with acoustical properties.
Optimizing Plant Operations Through Digital Innovation
Smart factories, machine learning, and digital innovation at USG has pushed the boundaries of what is possible and expected in the manufacturing industry.
Read All About It: New Levelrock® Brochures & Literature Now Available
New USG Levelrock® literature is now available to inform prepping, priming, installation, and more best practices on the jobsite for all your flooring needs.
Steering Digital Innovation in Construction Manufacturing
Since creating the iconic Sheetrock® Brand, USG has led innovation in construction manufacturing with sights now set on digital advancements & innovative tech.
You Asked, We Answered: Top 10 FAQs of 2021
USG has all the answers to the most frequently asked product questions from the past year—learn expert insights from the creators of Sheetrock Brand® here.
Winter Wonderland?: Installing & Finishing in Cold Weather
Bond, delayed shrinkage, beading—if you're wondering why your joint compound is cracked or not performing correctly during wintertime, read up on the basics here.
In Perfect Harmony: Balancing Fire and Acoustic Performance
The perfect balance of fire and acoustic performance can be complex, but the expertise and insight of USG make truly harmonic design a possibility—learn more.
Type X vs. Type C: Not All Gypsum Boards are Created Equal
What's the difference between Type X and Type C drywall panels? Learn the purpose of these gypsum panels in this article from the inventors of Sheetrock® Brand.
Finishing Gypsum Panels in Cold, Humid, or Critical Light Conditions
Finishing gypsum panels in cold, humid, or critical light conditions can have a drastic effect on the final appearance. Avoid the pitfalls with this article.
USG Surfaces and Finishes: How-To Repair Guides
If you're looking for tips on repairing drywall holes, corner bead, or textured finishes, USG's how-to guide can help you keep your walls and corners flawless.
Steel Prices on the Rise: How Did We Get Here?
Recent steel pricing has impacted the industry with high prices and higher demand, but how did we get here? Read more to gain insight into this trending topic.
The Heat Is On: Striking a Balance Between Passive and Active Fire Protection
Fire protection goes further than just a sprinkler system—learn the differences between passive and active fire protection and how they impact fire resistance.
The Ins-and-Outs of Abuse and Impact Resistance: Five Things to Know
Gypsum panels for high-traffic areas can eliminate maintenance expenses over standard drywall. Keep reading to learn more about abuse and impact resistance.
Acoustics Matters: Designing in Harmony with Acoustics
Treat acoustics as an integral design component — embed human comfort in design, enhance invisible dimensions, and optimize integrated systems.
Sustainability 101: Key Terms Defined
Sustainability in construction is growing and our concept of green building is changing. Learn definitions of key sustainability terms here.
You Asked, We Answered: Top 10 FAQs of 2020
We know our products inside and out, but do you? From ceiling panels to joint compound, here are ten of the most popular FAQs from last year.