VITCAS Fireplace Construction Board

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VITCAS CS Fireplace Construction Board is an insulation board resistant to 1100oC / 1830oF. Perfect for use in fireplaces, tiled stoves and corner firesides. Suitable where there is no pre-existing chimney breast or in the centre of a wall or the corner of a room. Simpler and quicker to install than ever before!

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Used to construct fireplaces and tiled stoves without additional frame work where there is no pre-existing chimney breast, in the centre of a wall or in the corner of a room.


  • high thermal resistance (up to 1100oC)
  • good thermal insulation
  •  mechanical stability
  • simple & quick to set up
  • non-flammable rating A1 in accordance with EN 13501-1:2002
  • size:1000x610x30mm


  • fireplaces
  • tiled stoves
  • corner firesides etc


Fireplace boards can be easily processed with conventional woodworking tools and can be fixed with screws. The edges of the board can be treated with Vitcas BP - Board Adhesive Primer / Hardener and sealed together with VITCAS Board Adhesive 1300⁰C.
Fireplace Board can be sealed with Vitcas PVA Adhesive Sealer and skimmed with Vitcas Heat Resistant Plaster.

If you need help for the amount of product to buy you can use Vitcas Quantity Calculator

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Product Group Boards
Size 1000 x 610 x 30mm
Color Off White
Indoor Yes
Temperature 1000°C /1830°F
Manufacturer Vitcas
Length (mm) 1000
Thickness (mm) 30
Width (mm) 610
Insulation Yes
Fire protection Yes
HS Tariff Code 6806900000
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Customer Questions
I am looking to install a ribbon burner in a slot cut into the board. The weight will be 11kg. Will the board take this?

Yes, the Fireplace Construction Board will be able to take this.

Hello - can I fix tiles directly onto VITCAS Fireplace Construction Board? thanks

Yes, you can fix tiles directly onto fireplace construction board using our adhesive.

If the temp on the inside face is 280 degrees would the outside face of the board be ambient temp

No, the outside face of the Fireplace Construction Board will not be ambient temperature, there will be some increase in temperature.

What is the board made of?

The fireplace construction board is made out of calcium silicate.

I am building a fireplace for a casette type stove and will need approx 8 construction boards. How much adhesive will I need?

Please refer to our calculator- 

How do you cut and fix this? And what prep for paint does it need? Thanks.

You may cut the fireplace construction board using a hand saw and you just apply the heat resistant paint directly onto the board.

Can these boards be painted straight onto?

Yes, fireplace construction board can be painted straight onto it.

Can you paint the board

Yes, you can paint the fireplace construction board.

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