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 »

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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 »

What is house wrap?

Installed under exterior siding, house wraps repel water and serve as an air flow barrier in buildings. House wraps can prevent the growth of mold, dry rot and water damage to building frames. Buil... Read More »

Can PermaFelt be used as house wrap?

According to PermaFelt's manufacturer, Perma "R" Products, Inc., the product serves as a synthetic underlayment for roofs. It does not replace products designed to function as house wraps and shoul... 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 »