How to Install Typar House Wrap?

Answer A variety of manufacturers produce house wrap products designed to help insulate a newly constructed home or building from the extreme temperatures and precipitation of the outdoors. Typar HouseWra... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Install Typar House Wrap

Your contractor said he would use Tvek house wrap under the vinyl siding and the house has something called Easy Gard is this the same thing?

Answer easy Gard EasyGard is not a DuPont product, unlike some apparent claims made at Home Improvement Stores. Qingdao G & E Bio-Polytex Company LtdA makes EasyGard (also known as G & E Houseguard... Read More »

How do I apply a house wrap?

Cut a length of house wrap that is the same length as a wall and install it horizontally along the bottom edge of the wall. Use special house wrap nails or staples to attach one end along the verti... Read More »

Types of House Wrap?

House wrap is a product made of paper sheet or felt that is asphalt coated to protect a house against the weather. It is also known as tar paper. It serves as a barrier to protect the house against... Read More »

How to Wrap a House in Tar Paper?

Most contractors don't wrap houses in tar paper anymore. However, it's still available as an option and is a more waterproof barrier than some of the material in use in modern home construction. To... Read More »