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Choosing products to design resilient buildings

Building projects can endure harsh weather conditions while under construction, including rain, sun, hail and wind. Learn how products provided by National Gypsum Company can be an integral part of protecting the building owner's investment and keeping maintenance costs to a minimum.

Plan for the unexpected

Water damage can diminish structural integrity, and the resulting mold and mildew can pollute the air inside. Selecting resilient building materials is key to the long-term viability of any building, whether it’s a hospital, office or high-rise condominium. Learn more!

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How to choose products for resilient buildings

Let's start from the outside and work our way inside to understand better how moisture, mold and mildew resistance have been engineered into nearly every product provided by National Gypsum Company, from exterior sheathing to interior finishing compounds.

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Why exterior continuous insulation boosts energy efficiency

Using exterior continuous insulation is a proven method for meeting ever more stringent green building standards and energy codes for residential, multifamily and commercial construction. Discover how it can improve a building's thermal envelope.

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Building resilient spaces with gypsum

Matt Gallagher, gypsum systems product manager, sat down with gb&d to share more about the resiliency and sustainability features of products, brands and systems provided by National Gypsum.

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