On Board with National Gypsum - February 2015
   Specify To Reduce
Sound Transmission

Scott Hughes and Thad Goodman

Meeting a client's unexpressed needs translates to surprise and delight. In contrast, not meeting his or her basic needs results in lost business. Now let's apply that to acoustical performance in a building design. Reducing sound transmission between rooms is more critical than ever, whether you're designing a hotel, business center, hospital or multifamily housing unit. Minimizing and buffering noise—from people talking, office equipment or televisions running, pets barking—can make or break your building.  Read More

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PURPLE®
The PURPLE® family of products has properties designed to protect your walls and ceilings and maintain the beauty and functionality of your project.
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Meet The Market's Need For High-STC Walls
Noise is the single most frequently cited annoyance among people who live in multi-family buildings. In fact, nearly 62 percent of adults listed "hearing my neighbors through the walls" as their top complaint in a third-party study conducted on behalf of National Gypsum.

Conduct your own audio demonstration to see how Gold Bond® BRAND SoundBreak® XP® provides innovative solutions.
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Project: Proximity Hotel, Greensboro, North Carolina
Owner: Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants and Hotels
Architect: Centrepoint Architecture
 
LEED: Proximity is the first LEED Platinum Hotel and has been named the highest-rated "Green" hotel and restaurant in America.
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Continuing Education
National Gypsum offers a wide variety of courses that earn you continuing education credits. Here are the latest offerings:


Acoustically Enhanced Gypsum Board:
Designed for High STC Wall Assemblies

Gypsum's Role in Earning Points
in LEED v4 EQ, and Other Credits

CONTACT US

To learn more about our products, visit nationalgypsum.com To setup 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