Backer Board

Econic Backer Boards are a very cost effective, verified low carbon alternative to fire treated plywood or steel brackets for use in timber and steel frame construction providing the following benefits:

Key benefits


  • Euroclass A1 Non- combustible fire retardant material
  • Mitigates risk of fire spread during construction and in-service
  • High Fire Resistance: Tested to BS 476 Part 22
  • Category A for Robustness and Durability
  • Tested to BS 5234 and Severe Duty Rated for Impact
  • Excellent Dimensional stability in all weather conditions
  • Can be installed before buildings are wind and watertight
  • Mould and mildew resistant, suitable for use in high humidity areas
  • Exceptional pull out strengths across a range of different fixings
  • Available pre-cut reducing waste on site and minimising H&S risks