Hardboard, also called high-density fiberboard (HDF), is a type of fiberboard, which is an engineered wood product with no grain, stronger and more dense than softboard or MDF.

IBS High-density Hardboard is an impact and indent resistant, high-density  hardboard, manufactured from FSC certified eucalyptus using wood fibres, heat, water and pressure. It is manufactured to have a Super E0 formaldehyde emission rating and has no added chemicals or resins. IBS high-density hardboard is available in four variations (standard, pegboard, tempered and flooring underlay).

IBS Hardboard Underlay is a high-density fibreboard that provides a flat, uniform, indent resistant base for all vinyl floor type coverings. It is specifically designed to be used over strip timber, particleboard, plywood, and concrete floors.

IBS High-Density Hardboard intended use

Intended use for IBS High-Density Hardboard are:

  • For internal use in protected areas
  • For all uses where a high quality, paintable face finish is required
  • As a flooring underlay.
Hardboard-Corner Hardboard

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IBS Hardboard Standard Product Details

L x W x Thickness (mm) Weight (kg) IBS Product Code GTIN
2400 x 1200 x 3.2 8.7 HBST032412 9421028760782
2400 x 1200 x 4.8 13 HBST042412 9421028760799
2440 x 1220 x 6.4 17.9 HBST062412 9421028760829

IBS Hardboard Tempered Product Details

L x W x Thickness (mm) Weight (kg) IBS Product Code GTIN
2440 x 1220 x 4.8 13.7 HBTP042412 09421028760911

IBS Hardboard Underlay Product Details

L x W x Thickness (mm) Weight (kg) IBS Product Code GTIN
 1220 x 915 x 5 5.2 HBU512915 09421028768436


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If you’d like to order a sample prior to making an order, fill in the form and let us know what you’d like. All samples are A5 size. If you require multiple samples, please contact our team directly on 0800 367 759.

Where to buy

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