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Products / Interior / HardieBacker® ProGrid™ Board

HardieBacker ProGrid
New HardieBacker ProGrid Cement Board for walls and wet areas is manufactured by James Hardie Building Products, the #1 Brand preferred by the Pro's. HardieBacker ProGrid cement board is the latest innovation in cement based backer boards. With new features such as improved water resistance, recessed grid pattern and lighter in weight, HardieBacker ProGrid is now even easier to use and install. It's new durable proprietary cement formulation makes it the ideal choice for all wet area applications.

HardieBacker boards are the #1 selling brand of backerboard in America. With the addition of the new HardieBacker ProGrid Cement Board the best just got better. With exceptional durability, HardieBacker Cement boards have more compressive and flexural strength than any backerboard in the market. Unlike glass mesh boards which contain messy aggregate, it won't scratch porcelain or enamel surfaces.

What makes HardieBacker ProGrid Cement Board Even Better?

•3x Less Water Penetration
•8% Lighter Weight
•Single Score and Snap
•Recessed Fastener Pattern
•2x Tile Adhesion Strength
•Mold and Mildew Resistant

ProGrid board
Single Score
ProGrid board
Easy to Snap
ProGrid board
Lighter Weight
ProGrid board
Recessed Fastener Pattern
ProGrid board
Superior Tile Bond Strength

HardieBacker ProGrid Cement board passes both ASTM G21 and D3273 mold tests with a perfect score. HardieBacker Cement Boards contain no gypsum or paper facing material.

Basic Composition
90% Portland cement and sand with selected additives. Contains no asbestos, gypsum, glass fibers or formaldehyde.

Sheet Size: 3' x 5'
Thickness: .42"
Weight: 2.3 lbs./ft² (11.23kg/m²)
Complies with ASTM C1288-04, ANSI A118.9-1999, ASTM E84-09, ASTM E119-08a.

*Currently not available at Home Depot and Lowe's.

Product Availability

New England, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington D.C., Baltimore

Installation Instructions

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HardieBacker ProGrid comparison chart


HardieBacker ProGrid warranty

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