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Climate Appropriate. Structurally Sound. Aesthetically Pleasing.

A well-designed building envelope uses materials and designs to achieve these goals while creating a low energy, high comfort environment for its occupants

From windows and doors to floors and walls, building components fit together like pieces of a puzzle to protect occupants against the elements. Let’s focus on the two most important concepts related to the structural integrity of a building envelope – thermal control and moisture management.

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Building Science

Thermal Control

Thermal control in a building is crucial to energy efficiency and creating a pleasant indoor environment. This equates to the proper sealing and insulation of every integral component of a structure’s envelope. The need for adequate thermal insulation cannot be overstated.
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Building Science

Moisture Management

Air isn’t the only potentially detrimental element trying to infiltrate the integrity of a structure. Moisture and humidity can be a relentless and irritating nuisance that can create costly damages. A precise plan with the right materials will tighten up the envelope and save money.

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Flash an Arch Top Window

One-piece flexible flashing for fast complete install. watch video >

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Optimizing the Building Envelope

All the right products, in all the right places. download PDF >

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LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing

Designed to delay ignition and inhibit the spread of flames. download PDF >

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AdvanTech® Flooring

Delivering performance and peace of mind into every floor you build. browse the catalog >

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ZIP IT TIGHT™ with Zip System® Sheathing and Tape

The Fastest Way to a Perfect Tight House™. browse the catalog >

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The Fastest Way to the Perfect Tight House

ZIP System® goes toe-to-toe with traditional housewrap and OSB. watch video >

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LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier Sheathing

The Fastest Way to a Perfect Tight House™. download PDF >

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Outperformance Homes

Helping builders outperform codes, competitors, and homeowners’ expectations. download PDF >

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Taking the Chill Out of Unrealized Energy Loss

Insulate and avoid significant energy loss. learn more >

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Half Mile of Cracks and Gaps in the Average Home

Find and seal random air infiltration gaps and cracks in homes. learn more >

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LP® SmartSide® Trim and Siding

Manufactured using the proprietary SmartGuard® process. download PDF >

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AdvanTech® Subfloor Exposure Deck Test

Many subfloor panels look the same, but performance varies. watch video >

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Improved Comfort and Lower Energy Bills

The Revitalize Home makes it happen. download PDF >

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GREAT STUFF PRO™ Series

A product line just for Pros, designed to make jobs easier. watch video >

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Better Drainage Means Strong Stucco

Help reduce cracking and improve stucco curing. download PDF >