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Marmox Multiboard- Insulating

Marmox Multiboard- Insulating
The all-in-one solution for insulating and waterproofing!

Marmox Multiboard is the all-in-one solution for waterproofing, insulating and drylining. It is lightweight, easy to cut to size and can be applied to floors, walls and ceilings as a surface ready for tiles or plaster.
There are various thicknesses available ranging from 4mm to 60mm and this gives the Multiboard many uses from lining walls, floors and ceilings to constructing vanity units and steam benches. With Curved Multiboard any feature-defining curve can be created. Insulating The Energy Saving Trust recommends using Marmox Multiboard as an internal wall insulation board. It is particularly popular in providing insulation to solid masonry walls without cavities and where insulation on the outside of the building is impractical or would affect the look of the building. Using Marmox Multiboard to line what used to be a cold wall will also significantly reduce the surface condensation on that wall. XPS (extruded polystyrene) is one of the most effective insulation materials available and also has the benefit that its thermal insulation properties are not affected whatsoever by wet or damp conditions. Other softer insulation materials absorb water and when that happens they effectively stop providing insulation.

What is Multiboard made of?


Marmox Multiboard comprises a core of XPS. This is not the white type of polystyrene commonly used for packaging, it is a closed cell structure known as extruded polystyrene that will not allow water or water vapour to pass through it. The surface is coated on either side with a thin but robust layer of fibreglass reinforced polymer concrete. This layer provides the perfect level of porosity to bond with tile adhesive and plaster. At Marmox we extrude our own high strength polystyrene, which gives Multiboard two main advantages over other tile backer boards:
  1. We can control the quality at all times.
  2. We do not have to buy in polystyrene separately; this means we can keep our prices as competitive as possible!

Although Multiboards are extremely lightweight, they are exceptionally strong and can be fixed directly to a framework just as easily as they can be fixed to solid walls. As a tile backer board they can hold a tile weight of 62kg/m2 (which is about double that of standard plasterboard). This high strength makes them ideal for using large format tiles and stones. Sustainability Our factory operates a zero waste policy where all waste material from Marmox Multiboard production is recycled into other less formulation critical products. In accordance with EN13164 and the EU’s Construction Product Regulations Marmox Multiboards do not contain any VOCs, or emit any dangerous substances. ODP = zero, GWP = 0.29
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Marmox Multiboard- Insulating
Supplier:  Marmox UK Ltd

Phone: 01634 835290

Fax: 01634 835299

Website: http://www.marmox.co.uk

Address: Caxton House, 101-103 Hopewell Drive KENT ME5 7NP

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