We are Continental
Formerly Lafarge Gypsum, Continental Building Products Inc. (“Continental”) is a North American leader in wallboard and joint compound materials.Learn more
Rapid Coat® Low Dust
Continental Rapid Coat Low Dust is an all-purpose joint compound specially formulated to reduce airborne dust generated during sanding.Learn more
Level 5 Type X
Fire-rated, factory-applied skim-coated drywall designed to provide an equivalent substitution to a field-applied Level 5 finish and address technical performance and design...Learn more
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Continental is the only North American drywall manufacturer to utilize synthetic gypsum for all of its drywall products, using the byproduct of coal-fired power plants.Learn more
Moisture- and mold-resistant exterior wall sheathing designed to be covered by an exterior-finish cladding such as siding, brick, masonry veneer or wire-lath stucco.Learn more
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Continental Case Study
Being Bison Strong
Silver Towers, New York City
Silver Towers comprises two 60-story towers located in the rejuvenated Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan on 42nd Street and 11th Avenue. Overlooking the Hudson River, the luxury high-rise development was the largest residential 80/20 rental property in the city upon its completion in 2010. The 1.2 million-square foot property, managed by the real estate firm of…
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At Continental, we lead the industry in the use of synthetic gypsum and are committed to sustainable practices.