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USG ready-mixed joint compounds are drying-type products that are vastly superior to ordinary ready-mixed compounds and are preferred for consistently high-quality work. Specially premixed to a creamy, smooth consistency essentially free of crater-causing air bubbles, they offer excellent slip and bond, and easy workability.

Deliver Superior Performance for Every Job, Every Time

Specifically designed with the finishing contractor in mind, USG Sheetrock® Brand Ultralightweight Joint Compound allows greater control and accuracy with less fatigue at the end of the day.

This all purpose joint compound provides overall high performance, as well as exceptional working qualities and good open time. It offers excellent bond over bead, trim, and fastener concealments. The special latex formulation is ideal for embedding USG Sheetrock® Paper Joint Tape and for filling, leveling, and finishing over gypsum panel joints, fasteners, and bead and trim.

USG Sheetrock Brand Ultralightweight Joint Compound – a complete ultralight-weight all purpose joint compound providing professional-grade performance.

  • Weighs up to 40% less than conventional-weight compounds
  • Improved slip, needs less effort to apply
  • Great for overhead mechanical tools
  • Provides a tough surface, yet is easy to sand
  • Strong bond with Sheetrock brand paper joint tape
  • GREENGUARD Gold certified and qualifies as low VOC emitting material (CDPH Standard Method V1.1, also known as CA Section 01350)