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1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. UltraLight Panels Mold Tough

  • Lightweight 1/2 in. moisture and mold resistant drywall
  • Superior score and snap for cleaner edge and faster install
  • ASTM C1396 compliant water-resistant and exterior soffit
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Product Overview

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Tough On Mold

A moisture and mold resistant panel for wall and ceiling applications.

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Lightest Available

The industry's only ultralightweight panels with moisture and mold resistance.

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Installs Faster

Superior score and snap for a cleaner edge and faster installation.

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Easy To Work With

USG Sheetrock Brand panels are specially formulated to ensure easy scoring, clean snapping and enhanced strength from core to face.

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Measure And Mark

Measure and mark panel cuts with measuring tape or T-square.

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Score And Snap

Use utility knife to score through paper face and lightly into core. Grasp board and snap away from you.

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Finish And Install

Cut back paper to separate. Sand or rasp to smooth cut edge. Keep edge as square as possible.

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World's #1 Wallboard

The Sheetrock Brand sets the industry standard for the highest-quality and best-performing walls and ceilings.

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Made In USA

USG manufactures gypsum boards in 17 locations across the U.S. using a highly automated process.

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IBC Code Classification

Classified as a Class A Interior Finish Material per Section 803.1 of the International Building Code (IBC).

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Mold Resistant

Panels meet or exceed ASTM C1396 specifications when tested per ASTM D3273.

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ASTM Compliant

Meets ASTM C1396 for 1/2 in. water resistant and 1/2 in. exterior gypsum soffit boards.

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GREENGUARD Gold Certified

Achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification and qualifies as a low VOC emitting material (meets CA 01350).

Sheetrock Brand UltraLight Mold Tough 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. Gypsum Board is the first and lightest 1/2 in. moisture- and mold-resistant panel available. As the lightest of their kind, these panels are easier to lift, carry and install and are ideal in new and remodel construction where moisture and mold resistance is desired. They feature a non-combustible gypsum core encased in 100% recycled moisture- and mold-resistant paper and score, snap and finish just like standard drywall. Panels feature tapered long edges for easy finishing.
  • Intended for non-fire rated applications
  • Non-combustible core is encased in 100% recycled, mold- and moisture-resistant face and back paper
  • Score and snap easily
  • Tapered edges for easily concealed joints
  • Installs and finishes just like standard drywall
  • Can be used for tile substrate in dry locations
  • Use in new residential and repair and remodel construction
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Specifications

Dimensions

Drywall Product Thickness (in.)
1/2 in.
Product Length (ft.)
8
Product Width (ft.)
4
Width (ft) x Length (ft)
4x8

Details

Drywall Features
Moisture Resistant,Mold Resistant
Product Weight (lb.)
48

Questions & Answers

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Weight per panel

Asked by Sam October 31, 2020
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Air pockets inside the sheet rock

Is this price for 2 sheets or 1?

Asked by Donald October 21, 2020
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One - I answered this previously

Is this the USG equivalent of purple board

Asked by Matt October 15, 2020
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Search Results Featured snippet from the web Traditional green drywall (also known as greenboard) is only moisture-resistant. PURPLE® drywall, only made by National Gypsum, is superior because it offers moisture, mold and mildew resistance. ... PURPLE® drywall is made of a specially treated, moisture- and fire-resistant gypsum core.

How many sheetrock come in bulk

Asked by Wig October 9, 2020
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Dear Valued Home Depot Customer, To better assist you, please contact our HD.com customer service department at 800-430-3376 between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m. EST. They can either answer your question or transfer you to your local store to answer your specific question. You can also choose to call your local store directly.

actual thickness

Asked by JC September 29, 2020
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JC Thank you for your inquiry. The actual thickness of USG Sheetrock Brand 1/2 in. x 4 ft. x 8 ft. UltraLight Panels Mold Tough is 1/2". Keep in mind that it has tapered edges so those will be thinner than 1/2". Hope this helps.

Are baseboards green on both sides?

Asked by Amir September 23, 2020
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Amir Thank you for your inquiry. The noncombustible, moisture-resistant gypsum core is encased in moisture- and mold-resistant, 100% recycled green face and brown back papers, and the face paper is folded around the long edges to reinforce and protect the core. The brown back paper should be up against the stud. Hope this helps.

Screw type

Asked by Ardoza September 12, 2020
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Ardoza Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend using 1-1/4" Type W Bugle Head Screws to attach single layer gypsum panels to wood framing.

Can you sheetrock the ceiling where the HVAC unit is located to have a totally finished basement?

Asked by Gina August 28, 2020
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Gina USG Sheetrock Ultralight Panels Mold Tough can be applied on a basement ceiling. The maximum framing spacing is 16" o.c. when the long edge of the board is parallel to the framing and 24" o.c. when the long edge of the board is perpendicular to the framing. Hope this helps.

Can I use this on a basement ceiling in a small section (80 sq ft) of my basement?

Asked by CC July 27, 2020
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Yes

Does HD carry this in 10 foot or 12 foot lengths?

Asked by HandyBruce June 25, 2020
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Nope. Given that a standard tub is 5 ft, a 10ft greenboad would be very useful, but if you want it you have to look elsewhere.

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This drywall is amazing and I highly recommend it! Will be buying more soon!
This drywall is amazing and I highly recommend it! Will be buying more soon!
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Nice texture easy to cut
Nice texture easy to cut
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Its did the job
Its did the job. We used it and created an inside room. It was easy to install, not to heavy. Make sure you take the correct measurements. I had to make two trips to the store to buy some more.
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Great product..Very durable and easy to work with.
Great product..Very durable and easy to work with.
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Purchased 19 boards for a basement. Boards cut and installed as expected. These were ultra light.
Purchased 19 boards for a basement. Boards cut and installed as expected. These were ultra light.
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easy to work with
easy to work with
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Only rating a 4star as I just installed, so who knows how it lasts long term. Easy cut and was ab...
Only rating a 4star as I just installed, so who knows how it lasts long term. Easy cut and was able to handle alone.Need to buy more to finish the project
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Is ok easy to carry and cutting-edge I like the brand is better in others
Is ok easy to carry and cutting-edge I like the brand is better in others
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completed shower
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Great quality, easy to work with, time will tell if its moisture resistant...
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