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About PermaBASE Building Products

PermaBASE Building Products


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Get the quality you expect for all applications

PermaBASE Building Products offers the industry’s largest variety of cement boards covering the most demanding interior and exterior applications. Our mission is to continue to innovate new products and solutions to serve the industry.

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Performance and results

The PermaBASE family of products provide performance and peace of mind with valuable features and applications that save you time and money.

  • Resists Moisture

  • Installs Quickly

  • Versatile

  • Stays Strong & Lasts Long


Faster installation

PermaBASE® Cement Board installs 35% faster than the traditional method, resulting in a lowered installed cost.


GREENGUARD certification

All PermaBASE products have achieved GREENGUARD GOLD Certification for low chemical emissions to help indoor air quality. We are committed to supporting sustainable green building policies, standards and practices.

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Saving you both time and money

Determine your potential savings when using PermaBASE vs. traditional metal lath by using our savings calculator.

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3-Part CSI specifications for PermaBASE Building Products

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CAD details for PermaBASE Building Products

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