Model # 220023

Internet #100170507

Store SKU #202225

James Hardie HardieBacker 3 ft. x 5 ft. x 0.42 in. Cement Backerboard
0727396200233

James Hardie

HardieBacker 3 ft. x 5 ft. x 0.42 in. Cement Backerboard

  • Lightweight structure that offers strong bonding properties
  • Ready for wallpapering, tiling, painting, or texturing
  • Protects your underlayment against moisture and mold
$ 13 24
/each
Buy 30 or more  $11.92  /each
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Product Overview

  • Lightweight structure that offers strong bonding properties
  • Ready for wallpapering, tiling, painting, or texturing
  • Protects your underlayment against moisture and mold
HardieBacker cement board is a tile underlayment made for wet areas like kitchens and bathrooms. This cement-based backer board, made of 90% Portland cement and sand, resists damage from moisture and mold and provides excellent tile adhesion. Its formulation and structure results in the ideal combination of strength, uniform composition and performance that no other backer board can provide. HardieBacker cement board was made to be easier to work with so that regardless of how you cut your board, the result is less debris. HardieBacker cement board's superior strength and durability delivers a solid foundation for tile jobs to help protect your work and reputation. James Hardie stands behind HardieBacker cement board with a limited lifetime product warranty.
  • Most preferred brand of BackerBoard by Tile Installers and Contractors
  • HardieBacker 500 cement board (0.42 in. thick) is best used for walls, ceilings and floors
  • Made better - the 90% portland cement and sand formulation provides a solid foundation for your tile with up to 3 times the compressive strength of competitive board
  • Installs better - cuts cleaner for tighter seam lines and less debris
  • Performs better - unique formulation delivers a product with outstanding resistance to moisture and mold
  • Score and snap the board by making 2-3 passes with a utility knife or a carbide tipped blade, place one hand and knee firmly along the score line, then use the opposite hand to pull the board up
  • Cut HardieBacker cement board with snapper shears instead of a grinder for the same clean, sharp edges for straight seam lines while significantly reducing the amount of dust in your work environment
  • Limited lifetime product warranty
  • Non-combustible
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • Lightweight structure that offers strong bonding properties
  • Ready for wallpapering, tiling, painting, or texturing
  • Protects your underlayment against moisture and mold
Model #: 220023
Sku #: 202225
Internet #: 100170507

HardieBacker cement board is a tile underlayment made for wet areas like kitchens and bathrooms. This cement-based backer board, made of 90% Portland cement and sand, resists damage from moisture and mold and provides excellent tile adhesion. Its formulation and structure results in the ideal combination of strength, uniform composition and performance that no other backer board can provide. HardieBacker cement board was made to be easier to work with so that regardless of how you cut your board, the result is less debris. HardieBacker cement board's superior strength and durability delivers a solid foundation for tile jobs to help protect your work and reputation. James Hardie stands behind HardieBacker cement board with a limited lifetime product warranty.

  • Most preferred brand of BackerBoard by Tile Installers and Contractors
  • HardieBacker 500 cement board (0.42 in. thick) is best used for walls, ceilings and floors
  • Made better - the 90% portland cement and sand formulation provides a solid foundation for your tile with up to 3 times the compressive strength of competitive board
  • Installs better - cuts cleaner for tighter seam lines and less debris
  • Performs better - unique formulation delivers a product with outstanding resistance to moisture and mold
  • Score and snap the board by making 2-3 passes with a utility knife or a carbide tipped blade, place one hand and knee firmly along the score line, then use the opposite hand to pull the board up
  • Cut HardieBacker cement board with snapper shears instead of a grinder for the same clean, sharp edges for straight seam lines while significantly reducing the amount of dust in your work environment
  • Limited lifetime product warranty
  • Non-combustible
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
60
Product Height (in.)
.42
Product Length (ft.)
5
Product Thickness (in.)
0.42
Product Width (ft.)
3
Product Width (in.)
36
Width (ft) x Length (ft)
3x5

Details

Drywall Features
Environmentally Sustainable,Fire Resistant,Moisture Resistant,Mold Resistant
Product Weight (lb.)
39lb

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
60
Product Height (in.)
.42
Product Length (ft.)
5
Product Thickness (in.)
0.42
Product Width (ft.)
3
Product Width (in.)
36
Width (ft) x Length (ft)
3x5

Details

Drywall Features
Environmentally Sustainable,Fire Resistant,Moisture Resistant,Mold Resistant
Product Weight (lb.)
39lb

Questions & Answers

I was originally looking for coated drywall .... can this backerboard generally replace moisture ...

I was originally looking for coated drywall .... can this backerboard generally replace moisture resistant drywall .... or do you need the drywall still?
Asked by: richvol
This is meant for tile on walls. You would remove drywall use this instead of drywall, add RedGuard to protect from moisture and then install tile on it.
Answered by: DesertChef
Date published: 2018-08-10

Could this be used in place of an office chairmat?

Could this be used in place of an office chairmat?
Asked by: Bob
No, but you could use it as a kite on an extremely windy day.
Answered by: Rick
Date published: 2018-11-12

can hardie backer board be used outside on exterior wall.

can hardie backer board be used outside on exterior wall.
Asked by: jaz
I've used it on a dog house and a small shed. I then used Redgusrd on the outside and siding. It's been about 2 yrs now under snow, sun, rain, hail, heat, freezing temps and is standing up great. The structures are somewhat insulated form temps as well. Worked for me.
Answered by: ODB23
Date published: 2018-09-21

Can this be used for floor tiling on a second floor?

Asked by: Michel
Yes
Answered by: Ik
Date published: 2018-06-29
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Customer Reviews

HardieBacker 3 ft. x 5 ft. x 0.42 in. Cement Backerboard is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 211.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Was as expected, no problems ... Was as expected, no problems
Date published: 2018-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked as expected Worked as expected
Date published: 2018-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hardie boards, we have been useing them for seven years... Hardie boards, we have been useing them for seven years already. Exelent for ,,wet job “ Easy to work with.
Date published: 2018-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good product Good product
Date published: 2018-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hardie backer is always used on our projects. In this... Hardie backer is always used on our projects. In this case, a shower and window sill that was going to be tiled.
Date published: 2018-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Product to use for bathrooms very easy to cut... Best Product to use for bathrooms very easy to cut very adorable never cracks during install
Date published: 2018-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Meet all my expectations as usual ... Meet all my expectations as usual
Date published: 2018-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best in waterproofing... Best in waterproofing
Date published: 2018-11-06
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