High Moisture Capacity

CLT panels are constructed of wood, a moisture sensitive material, that is slow to dry. As a result keeping CLT products dry during construction and throughout the buildings service life is critical.

CandlewoodSuites 001017web
VS Axis Chart 073119 web

Increase Substrate Drying

Studies show that VaproShield’s highly permeable WRB Systems increase substrate drying and reduce wet time of absorptive claddings  - resulting in enhanced wall assembly performance.

Mitigating Damage

Today's energy codes reduce the heat and airflow that once helped the building envelope to dry, leaving vapor diffusion as the only available drying mechanism.

VS RainScreen Chart 073119 web

 

STAY IN THE KNOW ABOUT OUR WEBINARS AND MORE