Formica is currently not available in our Bolingbrook, IL location


HardStop® Decorative Protection Panels is an excellent solution for high-performance wall panels, HardStop® blends ease of installation and impact resistance across a full range of designs that coordinate perfectly with other Formica® Brand Laminates. Unlike laminate that contains a paper core, HardStop® Panels feature a treated fiberglass core for added durability, strength and Class A fire rating.

HardStop® is ideal for:

  • Wainscoting
  • Wall panels
  • Column wraps
  • Elevator cabs
  • Room dividers
  • Doors
  • Cabinet fronts
  • Desk and bar fronts
  • Backsplashes
  • Counters and table tops


Features & Benefits

  • Impact resistance
  • Class A fire rating
  • Dimensionally stable
  • Easy to install; can be applied directly to many substrates with proper adhesive including drywall
  • Scratch, stain, chemical resistant
  • Water resistant, easy to clean
  • Full Formica® Brand color range
  • Color matched with other Formica® Brand products
  • Seam treatment options
  • Short lead times
  • Available in Matte (58) Finish, 2mm Thickness, 4 x 8 and 4 x 10, any color
  • Available in Artisan (43) Finish, 2mm Thickness, 4 x 8 and 4 x 10, select colors

HardStop® panels can be installed using a selection of seam treatments. There are a variety of anodized aluminum trims in five profiles and finishes: