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Sheetrock Brand High-Performance Wallboard Portfolio

Sheetrock Brand High-Performance Wallboard Portfolio

Wallboard As Powerful As You Are.

Wallboard As Powerful As You Are.

Our league of USG Sheetrock® Brand High-Performance Wallboard Panels can defy gravity, protect from fire and stand strong in the face of moisture, mold and tough impacts. Giving you the power to accelerate construction timelines while enhancing the safety and long-term performance of the spaces you create.

Repel Water

Repel Water

 Repel Water
USG Sheetrock® Brand Mold Tough® paper-faced and glass-mat panels are designed to provide superior moisture and mold protection, helping you reduce construction time while protecting building occupants long after the job is done.
  • Improves the resilience of a building and helps protect against mold growth
  • Ideal for use in pre-dry-in (aka “pre-rock”) and similar applications
  • Meets or exceeds ASTM C1396, ASTM C1177 and ASTM C1658 specifications*
  • Available with lightweight, fire-resistant and abuse-resistant enhancements

Project Profile: Pre-Rock Application

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Shake Off Impacts

Shake Off Impacts

Shake Off Impacts
The USG abuse-resistant portfolio includes enhanced paper-faced and glass-mat panels that have up to five times the impact resistance of regular wallboard, so you can design and build stronger, longer-lasting structures.
  • Abuse-resistant panels can be a cost-effective way to eliminate underperforming surfaces, decrease maintenance costs and reduce potential safety issues
  • Can improve the total performance of the building components when specified and installed in accordance with best practices
  • Tested in accordance with UL 263/ASTM E119 and ASTM C1629**
  • Available with mold- and moisture-resistant and fire resistant enhancements

Project Profile: High-Impact Protection

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Defy Gravity

Defy Gravity

Defy Gravity
The lightest wallboard panels on the market, USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight panels are made with proprietary core and paper technologies that have lifted a burden off the entire industry.
  • Easier to lift and transport, lightweight panels reduce installation times, safety issues and environmental impacts
  • Available with mold- and moisture-resistant and fire resistant enhancements
  • Also available: USG Securock® Brand UltraLight Glass-Mat Sheathing weighs 15% less than the competition and comes with a 12-month limited exposure warranty

Project Profile: Tallest Mass Timber Building

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Resist Fire

Resist Fire

Resist Fire
USG’s fire-resistant panels help you ensure the safety of a building’s occupants thanks to noncombustible gypsum core that can provide 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-hour fire ratings.
  • Gypsum is noncombustible and is made of 20% water by weight, giving it natural fire-resistant super powers
  • USG established most of the fire testing procedures currently used by Underwriters Laboratories Inc.
  • Available with lightweight, mold- and moisture-resistant and abuse-resistant enhancements

Learn About Fire & Sound in Multifamily Floors

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Earn AIA Credit

Earn AIA Credit

Seeking Resilient, Long-Lasting Buildings?

 Glass Mat and High-Performance Wallboards are the Solution

 

For highly trafficked durable spaces and buildings requiring higher resilience, architects are turning to enhanced-performance gypsum and glass-mat interior wallboard for their wall and ceiling designs.

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* When tested in accordance with ASTM D3273, Standard Test Method for Resistance to Growth of Mold on the Surface of Interior Coatings in an Environmental Chamber.

**USG portfolio of abuse-resistant solutions that have been tested in accordance with UL and ASTM C1629, Standard Classification for Abuse-Resistant Non-Decorated Interior Gypsum Panel Products and Fiber-Reinforced Cement Panels.