How To Cut Hardiebacker Board 2 Methods For Clean Cuts On Cement Board
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HardieBacker is the #1 selling cement-based backer board on the market.With its lifetime warranty and MoldBlock TM technology, it's the absolute standard nowadays for construction and home improvement projects in 'wet' areas such as kitchens and bathrooms.
It's offered in either 3×5 or 4×8' sheets, in two different thicknesses - HardieBacker 500 (0.42'), and HardieBacker 1/4'.The 1/4' is used primarily as countertop underlayment, while the 500 is used under floors and behind walls.
Both work as excellent tile underlayment, while the smooth-surfaced 500 is suitable for painting or wallpapering and can be used as a replacement for drywall.HardieBacker board is composed of 90% Portland cement and ground sand, and has no paper facing (which is a food source for mildew).
Also, unlike other backing board materials, it contains no asbestos, formaldehyde, or gypsum.Here is a good PDF specifications chart comparing HardieBacker with other backing board materials currently on the market.
Cutting and working with HardieBacker board is relatively simple with the right tools - even when difficult angled or circular cuts are needed to fit around corners, faucets, pipes, or showerheads.In fact, the 1/4' board is manufactured with EZ Grid TM perforated grooves, which make smooth cuts and ultra-detailed...