How big is a sheet of Hardie board?

How big is a sheet of Hardie board?

HardiePanel vertical siding is 5/16 in. thick and is available in 4×8, 4×9 and 4×10 sizes. Please see your local James Hardie dealer for texture and size availability. HardiePanel vertical siding is available as a prefinished James HardieĀ® product with ColorPlusĀ® Technology.

How much does a 4×8 sheet of Hardie board cost?

Paid about $35 per 4×8 sheet, well worth the extra cost. This is the first time using hardie panels, they are well worth the extra money.

How thick are fiber cement panels?

Sizes. Masonry-finish fiber cement comes in panels that are 5/6 or 5/8 inch thick and in varying sizes from 18 inches by 6 feet to 4 by 12 feet.

What is the minimum thickness of fiber cement panel siding?

R703. 3 Nominal Thickness and Attachments

Fiber cement siding Panel siding (see Section R703.10.1) 5/16
Lap siding (see Section R703.10.2) 5/16
Hardboard panel siding (see Section R703.5) 7/16
Hardboard lap siding (see Section R703.5) 7/16

What sizes does cement board come in?

Cement board is most commonly sold in 3 x 5-foot sheets and in thicknesses ranging from 1/4 inch to 5/8 inch. A 3 x 5 panel of 1/4-inch cement board weighs about 30 pounds; a 1/2-inch sheet, 36 to 44 pounds. Larger, 4 x 8-foot panels are also available, but their weight makes them hard to manage for DIYers.

What sizes does Hardie backer come in?

Sheet sizes: 3 ft. x 5ft. and 4 ft. x 8 ft.

Is Hardie board expensive?

Hardie board siding costs anywhere from $1 to $6 per square foot of material installed on a home. If you were to replace siding on an average size home of 1,500 square feet, you could expect to pay anywhere from $1,500 to $9,000 in total installation and replacement costs.

What is the dimension of cement board?

3 x 5 ft.
Cement board, technically called cementitious backer unit (CBU), is manufactured under different brand names. The standard size sheet is 3 x 5 ft. and 1/2 in. thick, weighs 45 to 60 lbs.

Can Fibre cement sheets get wet?

Fibre cement cladding is water-resistant in that is not affected by exposure to water and won’t disintegrate. Fibre cement cladding can be made waterproof with the application of a liquid or membrane waterproofing treatment.

How much does a 4×8 sheet of Hardie board weigh?

Hardieplank weighs 2.3 lbs per square foot.

What kind of screws do you use for Hardie board?

James Hardie recommends 1-1/4” long galvanized or STAINLESS steel roofing nails or 1-1/4” long ribbed waferhead screws in compliance with the tile industry. It is 8-18 x 3/8” HD.

Is Fibre cement sheet waterproof?