GlasRoc® Brand Sheathing High-Performance Exterior Sheathing* with EGRG Technology. Available in 1/2" (12.7 mm) and 5/8" (15.9 mm) Type X Long term protection to weather exposure. A superior water resistant surface that does not inhibit water vapor permeance. Excellent fire resistance properties, and numerous fire rated assemblies. Mold and moisture resistance. Compatibility with most exterior wall systems and applications. Conformity to design and code requirements. Strength - with enough flexibility to bend to curved surfaces. A lightweight sheathing that cuts like regular gypsum board and is easy to handle and install - with minimal skin irritation due to fully-embedded glass mat. GlasRoc® Sheathing is the next generation of the industry standard for high-performance, weather-resistive, gypsum-based sheathing. CertainTeed provides a 12 month limited warranty against exposure and a 5 year limited warranty assuring product performance. So, relax - you have the protection of GlasRoc Sheathing.
GlasRoc Sheathing is a paperless gypsum panel with a water-resistant core and fully embedded glass mat which lies beneath a layer of gypsum, covered with an innovative acrylic coating.
Committed to sustainability and total transparency, CertainTeed Gypsum is the first gypsum manufacturer to issue:
Our 14 gypsum board manufacturing facilities, located throughout North America, operate with a responsible and environmentally conscious ethic that includes
Although LEED rating systems do not currently address emissions for all building materials and their effects on indoor air quality, finished CertainTeed gypsum board products have no reportable VOCs and will not affect indoor air quality.
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