On Board with National Gypsum - May 2015
    Have You Heard the Latest About the Levels of Finish?
  Pat Grotlisch and Eric Marsal

If you have ever wondered which level of finish your projects need, this article should help you make the best decisions. And if that isn't enough, the Gypsum Association's latest  GA-214 sheds some new light on recommendations for fiberglass-faced products.

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National Gypsum Partners With CI


We are pleased to announce that National Gypsum is the first company in the gypsum industry to participate with Construction Instruction (CI).  Construction Instruction is a mobile app that holds installation animations, videos, submittals, literature and product specs that can be searched by manufacturer name, brand or product category. 

From general content, such as how-to instructions, to highly technical publications, such as The Purple Book™ and The SoundBook™, you can find all of this and more on Construction Instruction.

 

Download the free app now!

 

>>Available on the App Store

>>Available on Google Play

 

 

 


Rivers Casino
Rivers Casino
Project: Rivers Casino, Des Plaines, Illinois
Owner: Midwest Gaming and Entertainment, LLC
Architect: Klai Juba Architects
LEED: LEED Gold Certification

Through careful integration of energy, lighting, water and use of materials, Rivers Casino is the world's first casino to achieve LEED Gold Certification. Built in 2011, many locally sourced National Gypsum products helped to complete this project. For example, the exterior is covered in Gold Bond® BRAND eXP® Sheathing. The inside building materials include Gold Bond® BRAND XP® Gypsum Board, Gold Bond® BRAND Fire-Shield ® Shaftliner XP, ProForm® BRAND All Purpose Joint Compound, ProForm® BRAND Lite Joint Compound, and ProForm® BRAND XP® Joint Compound with Dust-Tech®

Read more about the project

Continuing Education 
Between grilling and golfing, spend some time enhancing your professional education: Click on our online continuing education courses. This month, we recommend:


Finishing Gypsum Board:
Appearance and Indoor Air Quality

1 hour/1 AIA/CES Learning Unit

High Performance Gypsum: Protect Against Mold, Moisture and Exposure
1 hour/1 AIA/CES Learning Unit

You Won't Believe...
It's this easy to install PermaBase® BRAND Cement Board in a stucco wall system. To watch the animated video,


Click here


CONTACT US

To learn more about our products, visit nationalgypsum.com To schedule a meeting, contact one of our construction design managers below:
 

Scott
Hughes
Northeast/
Atlantic

Eric
Marsal
Southeast/
Gulf

Thad
Goodman
Central/
Midwest

Tina
Cannedy
Southwest

Pat
Grotlisch
West

Amy
Hockett
Architectural
Specialist

Please stay in touch!
Send any e-mail changes or additions to warrenb@nationalgypsum.com so you can continue to receive On Board e-newsletter.

Warren Barber
Technical Marketing Manager