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  • Product: National Gypsum Gold Bond brand High Strength Fire-Shield Lite 30 Panels

    The High Strength Fire-Shield Lite 30 panels are 30% lighter than standard 5/8"-thick, Type X gypsum board.

  • Greenguard-Certified Panels

    National Gypsum. Gold Bond High Strength Fire-Shield Lite is the first lightweight Type X panel to achieve Greenguard certification.

  • Feds Update Guidance on Fixing Homes With Tainted Drywall

    The government has released updated guidance for fixing homes with tainted drywall that damaged new homes' electrical equipment, corroded pipes, and led to health problems.

  • ToughRock Gypsum Boards

    The improved 1/2-inch ToughRock gypsum boards are 25% lighter than the company’s traditional 1/2-inch wall and ceiling drywall products, says the manufacturer.

  • 1.5-gpf Wall-Mount Faucet

    The improved 1/2-inch ToughRock gypsum boards are 25% lighter than the company’s traditional 1/2-inch wall and ceiling drywall products, says the manufacturer.

  • Gypsum Board

    GoldBond High Strength Lite gypsum board is 25% lighter than the company’s traditional 1/2-inch high-strength panels.

  • Sheetrock Ultralight Panels

    Sheetrock Ultralight Panels are the lightest ½-inch gypsum wallboard panels available, the manufacturer says, and are stronger pound for pound than competitive products.

  • Moisture-Resistant Drywall From Certainteed

    CertainTeed. ProRoc drywall with M2Tech technology features a water-resistant core and moisture- and mold-resistant paper face. The product is Greenguard certified and is available in Type X panels. M2Tech is also available in the companys newest product, AirRenew, which absorbs formaldehyde and...

  • NAHB, CPSC Issue Guidelines on Chinese Drywall Abatement

    Two days after the release of NAHB guidelines outlining the testing and remediation of contaminated Chinese drywall, the CPSC, in conjunction with HUD, issued its own report, one that differs from the NAHB document regarding electrical wiring.

  • Recycled-Content, Lightweight Sheetrock From USG

    USG. Featuring a reformulated core and manufacturing process, Sheetrock UltraLight 1/2-inch panels are up to 30% lighter than competing wallboard, the company says, providing for more fuel-efficient shipping and easier handling on the jobsite. The panels carry ULs Environmental Claims Validation...