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As a commitment to providing superior customer service, we have made ordering even easier. Now with any qualifying order over $500, shipping is on US.

*Free Shipping is automatically applied to your order during Checkout. Free Shipping applies to standard delivery service to the continental U.S. only. Some exclusions apply to free shipping, such as special delivery options (residential delivery, liftgate, inside delivery, white glove delivery service, etc…), deliveries to limited access areas (NYC, San Francisco, Washington DC), or deliveries to Government and Military Installations. Customer returns and damaged shipments are subject to our shipping policy and return policy.

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    What are Whiteboards made of?

    Porcelain-On-Steel Magnetic Whiteboards are comprised of four parts: The liquefied enameled writing surface, the backing (substrate), the foil backer (moisture barrier) and the frame.

    The writing surface, often referred to as "Porcelain on Steel", "Ceramic Steel" or "Magnetic", is formulated into a frit (porcelain surface) by combining cobalt, nickel and glass and heated at very high temperatures. These products together are applied to a very high grade of steel sheeting and heated to over 1700 degrees Fahrenheit. The porcelain writing surface (often referred to as the skin) is finished in large coil form and shipped to whiteboard manufacturers.

    Once at the manufacturer, the coils of porcelain are put into a cutting machine where it is cut into the required size and laminated with hot glue to the backing. The backing can be made up of a number of different surfaces including fiberboard, hardboard, medium density fiberboard or particleboard. Once laminated the boards are stacked on top of each other to keep constant pressure while the glue cures. Once the curing process is over, the boards are framed, packaged and shipped all over the world. The finished product is what we see in today's classrooms, conference rooms, offices and training rooms.

    US Markerboard is a Magnetic Whiteboard company. Our main offerings include: Book Carts and Bulletin Boards for schools, office, hospitals and more.

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