James Hardie is a leading manufacturer of building boards such as Fermacell and HardieBacker. It is known for creating durable, high quality products that have superior performance to other traditional materials such as plasterboard and plywood. HardieBacker cement backerboard can act as either a wall or floor tiling backerboard, and is suitable for both wooden frame and masonry walls.
James Hardie tile backer boards have a unique formulation that contains no loose aggregate or filler, giving them a uniform composition that can carry up to 200kg/m2 of tile hanging weight. The no mesh board features patented Mouldblock technology that delivers outstanding mould and moisture resistance, which prevents the board from swelling or rotting if exposed to water in a wet room. With a compressive strength up to three times that of other competitive cement boards, the Hardiebacker board provides a robust and rigid base for excellent tile adhesion.
HardieBacker fibre cement boards are light and rigid, making installation a quick and easy process. Follow these simple steps to install HardieBacker tile backer boards: