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
Weather Defense Platinum Interior
Helping New Florida Home Achieve LEED Platinum
In pursuit of becoming certified LEED® Platinum and net-zero, this green home in Miami Beach, Florida is using Continental Weather Defense® Platinum Interior drywall throughout its construction. Even though using Continental drywall may not take this home off the grid, by being produced with synthetic gypsum within 500 miles of the project site,…
Whether you are a contractor, a distributor, a design professional or a do-it-yourselfer, Continental understands your needs.
At Continental, we lead the industry in the use of synthetic gypsum and are committed to sustainable practices.