Resource Type: Video

Dr. John Straube Explains Airtightness

Achieving airtightness is critical for maintaining a building’s performance. But reaching a higher level of airtightness depends a great deal on the selection of an air barrier membrane and system components that have the right permeance rating. You can also get the full inside scoop of how you can achieve airtightness with Dr. John Straube […]

Foundation Protection Solutions. Step 1: Ditch the Sprays

When it comes to foundation protection and wall waterproofing, some builders only factor in code compliance. They simply spray a tar/asphalt coating on the concrete foundation and proceed with backfilling. Problem is, this approach is short-sighted, leading to spray-on foundation protection issues. Easily damaged spray-on coatings may create vulnerabilities on numerous levels, including moisture leading to mold […]