Six remarkable facts about GIB Aqualine® and wet area rooms

Six remarkable facts about GIB Aqualine® and wet area rooms
February 10, 2016

Wet areas like bathrooms, laundries and kitchens are more vulnerable as they are exposed to steam and moisture. Extra protection is needed to prevent moisture from being absorbed through to the underlying framing where it can cause real damage.

That’s why it’s imperative you use only proven wet area lining products and systems from local manufacturers you know and trust.

1. Proven in over 500,000 wet area rooms
2. NZ’s most preferred tiling substrate*
3. Fully backed with a minimum 10 year warranty**
4. Special water resistant polymers help prevent moisture penetration
5. Fibreglass in the core and can be used in GIB EzyBrace® Systems#
6. Can be used in GIB® Fire Rated Systems##

To find out more, call the GIB® Helpline on 0800 100 442 or visit gib.co.nz/GIB Aqualine®

*Winstone Wallboards BRANZ Trade Survey December 2013. ** Refer to GIB® Product and System Warranty for full details. # The fibreglass core means it can be used in high performing bracing elements. Bracing elements are required to have a durability of 50 years. GIB® bracing elements are not to be located in shower cubicles or behind baths because of durability requirements, the likelihood of renovation, and practical issues associated with fixing bracing elements to perimeter framing members. For full information, please refer to the GIB Aqualine® Wet Area Systems and GIB EzyBrace® Systems literature. ## In place of the equivalent thickness GIB GIB Fyreline®.



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