PermaBase Cement Board is a rigid substrate made of real Portland cement, aggregate and fiberglass that provides a long-lasting surface, extremely resistant to moisture. With a solution for any application, PermaBase® range of products is perfectly suitable for Internal and External projects comprising flooring, walls, kitchen, bathroom, fireplace, and so forth. EdgeTech® technology sets the PermaBase® Cement Board apart from other brands allowing fasteners to be installed closer to the board’s edge and reducing damage from handling.Read more
Smooth finish and has no open edges, which reduces hand chafing
Will NOT rot, disintegrate or swell when exposed to water
Lifetime Limited Warranty on PermaBase® Interior Applications
Non-Combustible & Fire-rated
Thickness - Nominal
1/2" (12.7 mm)
Weight - Nominal
2.9 lbs./sq. ft. (14.2 k/m2)
≥ 750 psi
Wind load (Studs 16" o.c.)
Water sbsorption (% of Weight)
These exclusive PermaBase features translate to cost savings for you:
EdgeTech® Technology – This patented, reinforced edge allows fasteners to be installed closer to the board’s edge and reduces damage from handling.
Polystyrene Beads – Embedded in the PermaBase core, these beads
help to lighten the board’s weight, improve the ease of cutting, and create lower water absorption, preventing the mortar/finish adhesive from drying prematurely.
Guarantees lifetime warranty on interior applications & 15-year exterior warranty – the industry’s leading warranty.