PermaBase® Cement Board
Cement Board for Both Interior and Exterior Applications
PermaBase® brand Cement Board is a rigid substrate made of Portland cement, aggregate and glass mesh that provides an exceptionally hard, durable surface that is able to withstand prolonged exposure to moisture.
PermaBase offers a competitive advantage over similar products on the market with its patented EdgeTech® technology. The tapered, reinforced edge design allows for closer nail or screw application to the edge.
Double-wrapped edge with EdgeTech technology allows for closer fastener application of nails or screws at the edge without crumbling or spin out.
IRC and IBC 2006 Compliant – Meets ASTM C 1325. PermaBase resists the growth of mold and mildew achieving a panel score of 10, the highest score possible, per ASTM D 3273.
Homogeneous core has fewer voids and provides a very easy and clean score and snap.
Can be cut utilizing a standard utility knife and straightedge. With PermaBase’s unique core composition, little or no additional labor is needed to clean the edge after a cut.
Non-Combustible -A1 rating- 1 and 2 hour fire rating depending on wall build up
Moisture resistant - will not be effected by water or moisture
Mould resistant - will not promote mould growth
Dimensionally stable - will not expand / contract
Increases Acoustic values
Excellent tile backer board - can be tiled onto without primer
Can be used a render receiver board - basecoat / acrylic or sand and cement
finishes / thin brick
Available in 6mm and 12mm
Easy to cut