Same qualities as PermaBASE® Cement Board but is 15% lighter
- Moisture & Mold Resistant.
- Easier Cut & Faster Install.
- Smoother Surface / Stronger Bond.
- EdgeTech® Reinforced Edge.
PermaBASE PLUS® Cement Board has the same qualities built into PermaBASE® Cement Board but is 15% lighter. When you need to lighten your load, consider PermaBASE PLUS for both interior and exterior applications.
- Stays intact when exposed to water; will not rot, disintegrate or swell – built for the long run.
- Achieves the industry’s lowest water-absorption rating (ASTM C473) – offering better installation.
- Helps inhibit mold growth with the highest possible score on mold tests (ASTM D3273 and ASTM G21).
- Resists impact and remains dimensionally stable – extending the life of your project.
- Holds up to toughest conditions.
- Lightweight and easy to cut – speeding up installation.
- Reduces job site waste – easier, cleaner cut.
- Durable substrate for direct-applied coating systems.
- Meets UL classifications for one- and two-hour fire-rated assemblies.
- Building code approved – one substrate that does the job of many