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Tamlyn Introduces Its New Water Management System | TamlynWrap by Tamlyn
Tamlyn introduces the new innovation in water management system for commercial, multi family and single family. Introducing the new TamlynWrap drainable housewrap for effective elimination of excess moisture.
TamlynWrap™ Drainable Housewrap (http://www.tamlynwrap.com/)
Extruded monofilament polypropylene spacers thermally bonded to the substrate: Non-compressible maintains drainage space, 1.5mm thickness provides 100x the drainage of flat housewraps (bulk water).
XtremeFlex™ is designed for anytime a flexible flashing could be needed, ex. window sills, arched windows, and pipe or curved openings.
Xtreme Sealant is compatible with all of our water management product.
Best Practice Installation
The biggest key with the installation of TamlynWrap™ (http://www.tamlynwrap.com/
Seam overlap will be 6” on all verticals and horizontals and 12” at corners.
Preferred method for the flashing of openings in the Modified I but most important is to properly install Tamlyn XtremeFlashing™
TamlynWrap™ Drainable Housewrap is the newest moisture management product (http://www.tamlynwrap.com/
The low-profile drainage space of TamlynWrap™ eliminates the need for design changes in the wall assembly. The product requires no special tools for installation and becomes an effective means to manage moisture and air infiltration resulting in a better built wall.
House Wrap Specifications:
ROLL WEIGHT: 17 lbs.
VAPOR PERMEANCE: 19 perms
DRAINAGE GAP: 1.5 mm
UV RATING: Maximum 120 days
FIRE RATING: Class A
The difference between water-resistive barriers like housewrap and building paper and drainable housewrap is the additional gap created by spacers, which allows moisture to drain from wall adssemblies at a faster rate. In addition, the drainage channels form an unobstructed path behind cladding, avoiding the possibility of "ponding" along siding edges with traditional barriers.
- See more at: http://www.tamlynwrap.com/
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