Focus on Insulation: Rain screen barrier
April 1, 2006
Benjamin Obdyke Inc.The Home Slicker Plus Typar is a rain screen weather-resistant barrier that complements the Home Slicker product line. It is a cost-effective, labor saving, moisture eliminating rain screen and weather resistant barrier. Each roll contains the patented Home Slicker 3-D matrix bonded to Typar, the residential and commercial grade housewrap. This design allows users to install double the sidewall protection in half the time. The material is flexible and lightweight, and is easily rolled out on to the wall with the siding or cladding applied over it. It helps to protect and lower moisture levels in various siding and cladding systems but is especially effective for wood, fiber-cement, EIFS and brick. Each roll is 39 inches wide by 611⁄2 feet long, covering 200 square feet.
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