DALLAS, TX --American Gypsum announced it has successfully developed a line of lightweight gypsum wallboard panels. The new LightRoc™ lightweight gypsum wallboard products are significantly lighter in weight than traditional 1/2" drywall.
The LightRoc product line makes installation faster and easier than traditional gypsum drywall. Additionally, LightRoc™ panel products are the only lightweight drywall panels in the industry to have earned the GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified® status and GREENGUARD Children & SchoolsSM Certification.
"Whether you are a commercial contractor or a do-it-yourselfer you will immediately realize the benefits of our LightRoc product line. The reduced weight will allow installers to complete jobs in less time and with less fatigue. Additionally, contractors and consumers can be confident in selecting American Gypsum's LightRoc panel products with the knowledge that they are GREENGUARD Certified," said Keith Metcalf, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
The LightRoc product line is now available in the Mountain, South and Southeast regions. The product is available in a width of 48 inches and lengths of 8, 10, and 12 foot. Other lengths are available upon request. A 54 inch wide product will be available by the summer of 2011. For availability and pricing please contact your local sales representative.
For more information about our LightRoc family of lightweight products please visit www.americangypsum.com