Sheetrock® Wetstop™

Knauf Sheetrock® Wetstop plasterboard is manufactured from a specially formulated moisture-resistant core, encased in recycled face and back papers that form a high strength composite design. The panels have tapered long edges for easy finishing when used with Knauf’s joint compounds.

Features

  • Specially treated gypsum core that provides additional protection from dampness compared to regular plasterboard.
  • Complies with international standards such as BS EN 520 or equivalent local standard for physical properties classification and moisture resistance for gypsum boards as well as BS 476 for non-combustibility.
  • Designed to meet regulatory requirements for wet area applications such as bathrooms, pantries, and kitchen areas.

 

Recommended Usage

  • Areas where moisture resistance is desired.
  • Can be used as an interior tile substrate in dry location or areas with limited water exposure.

 

Physical Properties

Knauf Sheetrock® Wetstop™ HD 9.5/12.5 mm

  • Weight (kg/m2): 6.60/8.60
  • Thickness (mm): 9.0/12.5
  • Width (mm): 1220
  • Length (mm)*: 1830, 2440, 2745
  • Edges: Tapered
  • Face Paper Colour: Green
Applications
  • Areas where moisture-resistance is desired.
  • Can be used as an interior tile substrate in dry location or areas with limited water exposure.
Website

Please note that we are in the process of transitioning our brand from USG Boral to Knauf. With this, we are progressively changing and updating our product packaging, marketing literature and samples, technical documents, certification, website, promotional tools, etc to align with this new branding of our products and systems.

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