British Gypsum Insulated Plasterboard
With over 100 years of experience, British Gypsum are one of the most-respected manufacturers of PIR insulated plasterboard worldwide. Their products utilise the latest insulation technologies to provide outstanding performance. British Gypsum plaste...
With over 100 years of experience, British Gypsum are one of the most-respected manufacturers of PIR insulated plasterboard worldwide. Their products utilise the latest insulation technologies to provide outstanding performance. British Gypsum plasterboard can be used in both residential and commercial premises, and is an incredibly versatile form of insulation.
Renowned for their commitment to continuous product development and insulation, British Gypsum’s production quality is second-to-none. British Gypsum Insulated Plasterboards are ideal for insulating walls, ceilings and roof spaces. Featuring plasterboard backed by laminated insulation material, their products offer superb thermal insulation with impressive moisture resistance.
British Gypsum’s range of plasterboard solutions are incredibly easy to install, even for homeowners doing DIY. What’s more, their insulation boards protect against the spread of fire, and offer excellent noise insulation too. Installing insulated plasterboard from British Gypsum into your home is the perfect way to make it a more pleasant place to live, work and play.
Benefits of Insulated Plasterboard
- Reduce Energy Bills – Thanks to the reduction in heat lost from your home, you’ll see a decrease in annual utility bills.
- Cost-Effective – There are few types of insulation that offer greater value for money than British Gypsum insulated plasterboard.
- Fire-Resistant – These products have been rigorously tested to provide the ultimate in fire safety. They will help to prevent the spread of flames.
- Simple to Install – Thanks to their light weight and rigidity, insulated plasterboards are very easy to fit into place.
Gyproc Thermaline PIR Insulation
Gyproc Thermaline is one of the hallmarks of British Gypsum’s excellent range of insulated plasterboards. Featuring a Gyproc Wallboard laminated with layers of thermal insulating material, they provide outstanding thermal and acoustic performance. Designed for use in both new builds and when refurbishing existing properties, Gyproc Thermaline is an incredibly versatile form of insulation.
The design of these insulation products also helps to fight excess moisture. In addition to the polyisocyanurate (PIR) core, two integral vapour control layers are also found in Gyproc Thermaline. This absorbs excess moisture from the air to prevent condensation. This plasterboard insulation provides not only thermal and acoustic performance, but also resists moisture, fire, impact and more.
Have More Questions About British Gypsum Insulation?
Whatever your question, our award-winning customer service team is here to help. Simply use the online chat feature on our website or call our team on 01295 565 565 to have your questions answered. With over 40 years’ experience in DIY and roofing, they’ll be able to recommend the perfect British Gypsum Insulation for your needs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our customers often come to us with a number of frequently asked questions about our British Gypsum plasterboard range. Here are answers to each of these
Who Are British Gypsum?
Originally known as British Plaster Board Limited (BPB), British Gypsum has been developing revolutionary insulated plasterboard solutions for the construction industry since 1917. With five manufacturing plants in the UK alone, British Gypsum also has operations across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Since December 2005 British Gypsum has been a part of the Saint-Gobain Group, one of the world’s leaders in construction manufacturing.
British Gypsum’s primary product line consists of insulated plasterboards made from gypsum. In addition to these, British Gypsum also supply a high-quality range of plaster, fastenings, decorative wall coverings and ceiling components. With an unwavering commitment to world-class manufacturing, British Gypsum products are sought after and used across the globe.
What Do British Gypsum Do?
British Gypsum are the UK’s leading manufacturer of PIR insulated plasterboard. Their products are of the highest quality and used by the construction industry worldwide. A part of the highly respected Saint Gobain Group, British Gypsum have headquarters in Loughborough, where they’ve operated since 1917.
What is Gypsum?
Gypsum is a soft sulfate mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO4·2H2O. It has a very wide array of uses, including chalk, drywall and plasterboard. The benefits of gypsum as an insulating material include its incredible fire resistance and high levels of acoustic insulation. Gypsum also has very low thermal conductivity, which makes it a fantastic thermal insulator.