Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Liquid Flashing Made for Detail Areas

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Comment | More

A newly released liquid flashing from GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (Cambridge, MA) is made to take care of difficult detail areas, and make the application of flashing more efficient.

Perm-A-Barrier liquid flashing
GCP Applied Technologies

Perm-A-Barrier liquid flashing provides a seal equal to that of a traditional flashing, the company says, and dries at 20 mils.

Perm-A-Barrier liquid flashing is a fluid-applied, one-component flashing product that the manufacturer recommends for use around door and window openings, counterflashing waterproofing and air barrier membranes and preventing building envelope deterioration.

Low-Temperature Application

Perm-A-Barrier liquid flashing is solvent- and isocyanate-free, according to GCP, and has a VOC content of 10 g/L. It can be applied at temperatures as low as 35 degrees Fahrenheit, according to its product data sheet, and can be applied to damp-to-the-touch substrates, though application when conditions are expected to be cold and damp for an extended period is not recommended.

The product provides a seal equal to that of a traditional flashing, the company says, and dries at 20 mils.

Perm-A-Barrier Line

The liquid flashing product is one component of a line of Perm-A-Barrier products that range from air barriers to aluminum flashing, and is compatible with other products in the line.

Perm-A-Barrier liquid flashing is available in 20-oz. sausages, and is to be applied with a caulking gun, and spread with a trowel, joint knife or other hand tool.

GCP Applied Technologies was formerly Grace Construction Products.

More information: www.gcpat.com.

   

Tagged categories: Building envelope; Building Envelope; flashing; Grace Construction Products; North America; Waterproofing

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.


Advertisements
 
SAFE Systems, Inc.

 
WEFTEC Show

 
Sauereisen, Inc.

 
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America

 
HoldTight Solutions Inc.

 
Safety Lamp of Houston, Inc.

 
ABKaelin, LLC

 
Modern Safety Techniques

 
Tarps manufacturing, Inc.

 
NLB Corporation

 
 
 

Technology Publishing Co., 1501 Reedsdale Street, Suite 2008, Pittsburgh, PA 15233

TEL 1-412-431-8300  • FAX  1-412-431-5428  •  EMAIL webmaster@paintsquare.com


The Technology Publishing Network

PaintSquare the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings Paint BidTracker

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy Policy   |   Terms & Conditions   |   Support   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us