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In what type of environment is the use of a vapor-impermeable air/moisture barrier recommended? Are there guidelines or standards to help determine this?


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From Michael Quaranta of OPERATIONS 40 on August 22, 2014:
Great subject and question. While there are lots o ...read more

From peter golter of 3M on August 22, 2014:
Typically, this type of air and vapor barrier is i ...read more

From Eric Murrell of SME on August 20, 2014:
 Climate zone 5 and higher for a building wit ...read more

From Steve Black of Power Construction Company, LLC on August 19, 2014:
Such materials are recommended for heating season- ...read more

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Tagged categories: Air barriers; Barrier coatings; Building Envelope; Exposure conditions