What i am looking to do is as i put in another thread is to put this board over skimmed plasterboard so i can hang limestone tiles. Tile backer boards are ideal for waterproofing wet rooms as insulation boards with underfloor heating systems and as dry lining and house insulation.
The hardiebacker manufacturing process ensures dimensional stability even when exposed to water for prolonged periods.
Tile backer board 6mm. Hi can i use 6mm hardibacker board on walls. The tile backer board comes in a 1200 x 600mm size which makes it very easy to transport and move around on site. The 6mm depth of the boards means there is minimum disruption to the height of the floor so as to not cause too much of a height difference between adjoining rooms.
The boards are lightweight and easy to install. A unique easy to lay water resistant tile backer board. They provide a stable background for any type of tile plus you can plaster directly to them after using a suitable primer.
Boards measure 1200 x 800 x 6mm. Free of charge on orders of 300 or more and 20 on orders under 300. Available in various thicknesses 6mm 10mm 12 5mm 20mm 30mm and 50mm these boards are sized at 1 200mm x 600mm and cover an area of 0 72m.
The 6mm thick tile backer board will give the same strength as 15mm ply wood without the complication of the height that plywood will give. Check out the cheapest 6mm or 12mm tile backer board for floor or wall. No more ply when fixed properly will hold the largest tiles approximately 65kg p tile giant 6mm no more ply boards 600×1200 tile giant.
Its unique formulation ensures a strong bond with all the leading tile adhesives. Fiberock is another popular product in this category. Hardiebacker 6 mm with mouldblock technology is the durable water and mould resistant alternative to plywood for tiling on floors.
Fiber cement board and cement board are closely related. All of the boards are lightweight easy to install and extremely strong. As well as acoustic qualities no more ply has thermal insulation properties which makes it an ideal choice when you need to strengthen a floor prior to using electric underfloor heating which can be laid directly onto the boards prior to tiling.
Waterproof and the best quality in ireland. You ve probably heard of hardiebacker tile backer board. I would put the board up and drill through the hardibacker and plasterboard into the wooden studs behind.
Hardibacker is the best known fiber cement board fiber cement board. Just like hardiebacker 12 mm it has excellent adhesive properties ensuring that whatever ceramic or stone tile you use it will hold strong with applied weights of up to 100 kg m. More durable and rigid than plywood tile backers are waterproof making them ideal for installation in any wet areas.
It s a sort of gray beige colored board and is available at any hardware box store.