Welcome to the Wonderful World of Plasterboard!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Industry News | Posted on 06-12-2013

With mortgage lenders and banks approving mortgages at their highest levels in five years, along with schemes such as Help to Buy Equity Loans, Shared Ownership and Mortgage Guarantees, the UK’s housing market finally looks to be on the up.

WallBoard Pallet EditThis is great news for builders and trade professionals who are seeing a steady increase in the demand for work. Renovations, extensions and other home improvements are all typically undertaken when people plan to sell, buy or release equity in their home.

Whatever the project, the right products make all the difference. Take plasterboard for example, here at Jewson we stock a wide range of plasterboard products from leading brands such as British Gypsum, Gtec and Knauf.

Our range includes:

  • Standard
  • Fire protection
  • Acoustic
  • Moisture resistant
  • Thermal
  • Impact resistant
  • Specialist

Whether you require plasterboard for a single storey house extension or for a major commercial development, we can help. Our range of innovative plasterboards can help you to achieve a high-end look, to minimise noise or to provide increased levels of thermal insulation. With a network of over 600 branches across the UK, wherever your next project takes you, we will be there.

In fact, each year we supply so much plasterboard it could cover the River Thames 19 times! That is a whopping 4085 miles of plasterboard.

PlasterAs you would expect from Jewson our range not only includes plasterboard but ancillary products also, ensuring you can get everything you need to complete your project under the one roof. Our range includes screws & fixings, render, adhesive, sealant and a range of plasters to help you achieve a professional finish with a minimum of fuss.

Of course, these days, with a greater focus on sustainable building, choosing a product is not just based on price and performance. We understand that our customers want to choose products that are responsibly sourced and manufactured, meeting not only building regulations but also their own environmental standards.  With this in mind, we supply British Gypsum’s Gyproc plasterboards, not only are they responsibly sourced, certified “Very Good” under BES 6001, but they are made from around 90% recycled material and are 100% recyclable.

For more details on our commitment to sustainable building or for information on a specific product, ask a member of the in-branch team or contact us via our website.