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CertainTeed Type X Gypsum Board is specifically engineered for fire-resistive applications, boasting exceptional fire resistance due to its special gypsum core that outperforms standard drywall in heat and flame resistance. Its increased thickness enhances fire protection. This versatile product finds common usage in commercial structures such as hotels, offices, and schools, and also extends its utility to residential settings like basements and garages. It facilitates the creation of fire-rated walls and ceilings that comply with or exceed relevant building codes. Among the notable advantages of CertainTeed Type X Gypsum Board are its high fire resistance, superior thickness, and durability. This makes it an ideal choice for fire-rated applications in both residential and commercial buildings. Installation follows the same methods as traditional drywall, ensuring ease of use. Furthermore, CertainTeed Type X Gypsum Board contributes to sound reduction through its thick gypsum core,...See More

Features & Benefits

Specially formulated for enhanced fire-resistance Approved for use in fire resistant assemblies up to 4 hours Flame Spread/Smoke Developed = 15/3
GREENGUARD Gold certified 100% recycled face and back paper
Applicable Standards
Compliant with ASTM C1396 Certified to ASTM E84 / CAN/ULC-S102 Certified to E119 / CAN/ULC S101; UL Type designation Type C Certified to ASTM E139
2 Contractors Installing M2 Tech Gypsum Drywall

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