Structural sheathing / Discussions

Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?

...sheathing it, and double strapping it for a rear-vented vertical board and batten exterior. My research into potential sheathing has turned up a couple innova...

Posted by Steve Bull Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 Responses

Is the ZIP sheathing system good or bad for water control?

...sheathing with a fully adhered sheathing membrane? ZIP Sheathing is a pretty hot topic with some differing opinions. The ZIP System is a structural sheathing in...

Posted by Trevor Prinz Nov. 26, 2019, 4:03 p.m. Walls and Roofs 4 Responses

What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?

...sheathing as well as ZIP structural sheathing ? Cheaper than two layers of sheathing would be swapping one out for an exterior peel and stick WRB membrane . A...

Posted by Shaun B Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses