Model # GB00090800

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Store SKU #537767

Gold Bond High Strength Lite 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. Gypsum Board

Gold Bond

High Strength Lite 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. Gypsum Board

  • Lightweight; easier to handle
  • Can be used on walls and ceilings
  • GridMarX guide marks assist with quick application
$15.00 /each

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Product Overview

Gold Bond 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. High Strength Lite Gypsum Board is a specialty gypsum board that is formulated to be 25% lighter than original 1/2 in. High Strength Gypsum Board. The result is a superior board that is lighter in weight, sag resistant and easier to handle. Because it can be installed on both walls and ceilings, it eliminates the need for two different types of gypsum board on the job.

  • Up to 25% lighter than original 1/2 in. high strength gypsum board
  • Can be used on both walls and ceilings
  • Lighter weight results in easier handling and transport
  • Excellent working properties including improved score and snap, reduced dust and improved strength to weight ratio
  • Excellent sag resistance; test results show overall sag on tested assembly to be equivalent to 5/8 in. type X gypsum board
  • GridMarX guide marks are printed on the paper surface allowing the installer to quickly identify fastener lines for stud and joist framing as well as assist with quick identification of nail/screw patterns
  • GREENGUARD gold certified
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Customer Questions & Answers

Is this ok to use for a ceiling in the kitchen?

Asked by: Bert
Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. The Home Depot cannot advise any customer of how to use the product purchased or will be purchased. It is to the customer’s discretion of how they use the product. However, any injuries resulting in improper use of product are not the responsibility of the Home Depot. Please be sure to read the instruction manual that comes with your product. For any other questions, please call us at Customer Service 800-430-3376. Thank you for shopping Home Depot.
Answered by: CommunityAnswer
Date published: 2017-03-13

Is it fire rated? not just fire resistant?

Asked by: DAS
The product is fire resistant.
Answered by: CommunityAnswer
Date published: 2017-03-22

Is this a package deal?

Probably a silly question, but first timer here... Looking at the picture here, it looks like this comes 2 per pack.. Is that really the case 2 sheets for less than $10, or does is the picture just getting my hopes up?
Asked by: Nancy
$10 / sheet, not bundle. ($20 / bundle)
Answered by: mike
Date published: 2016-01-12

I want to hang this over an existing textured ceiling. Do I need to glue it?

Asked by: Bob
No, just make sure screws are long enough to penetrate ceiling joists a minimum of 3/4" and that you are indeed hitting the joists and the joists are running perpendicular to the drywall
Answered by: JackT
Date published: 2017-03-22
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Customer Reviews

High Strength Lite 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. Gypsum Board is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from pre printed markings The pre-printed marking at 16" and 24" on this drywall saved me lots of time on the install and was a pleasant surprise. Also being made in Michigan was an extra bonus. I am very happy with this product and will look for it in the future on my next project
Date published: 2014-08-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Satisfied From A DIYer...My husband and I are hanging this drywall. Very easy to handle...Lighter than average. Cuts easily. Fair price. Very happy with it so far...unfinished.
Date published: 2013-05-29
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great if you are doing it yoursef We just built our own home. So we went with the lighter Sheetrock. Downfall is you can hear noise from outside and rooms not soundproof like the original .
Date published: 2014-08-24
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