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June 2019. Monarch at Waugh Chapel TYPAR Weather Protection System Case Study, Walls & Ceilings

When construction began on the new 246-unit Monarch at Waugh Chapel multi-family development in Gambrills, Maryland, protecting the building from the elements was a primary concern. That’s why subcontractor RPM Construction turned to TYPAR® for its weather protection needs. The construction team More...

May 2019. TYPAR® Drainable Wrap Named Hot 50 Product by Green Builder  Magazine

The editorial staff at Green Builder magazine selected TYPAR Drainable Wrap as one of its Hot 50 Products for 2019. TYPAR® is an industry-leading provider of weather-resistant barriers and associated weatherproofing products.The annual list identifies the most innovative, creativ More...

April 2019. Choosing the right air barrier material for your project

It is important to establish a continuous air barrier for several reasons. As an air barrier isolates the indoor environment, it plays a major role in the overall energy efficiency, comfort, and indoor air quality (IAQ) of a building. According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), up to 40 percen More...

March 2019. TYPAR® Wraps up IBS 2019 With the Ultimate Defense Against the Elements

This year at the 2019 International Builders’ Show, TYPAR, the industry leader in weather protection, let its Southern roots come to life. With a rustic bar scene, cornhole games and Hatch prints surrounding the booth, there was no doubt that attendees were in for a Nashville experience the moment More...

February 2019. TYPAR® to Showcase Full Line of Weather Protection Products at 2019 International Builders’ Show®

OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – This year at the 2019 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas, TYPAR®, the industry’s leader in weather protection, will showcase the full line of TYPAR products (booth C4515), including its newest product, TYPAR® Drainable Wrap.The latest addition to the TYPAR® Weath More...

January 2019. Roll with TYPAR Contest Give Contractors and Builders a Chance for Free Trip the 2019 International Builders’ Show

TYPAR is giving one lucky person a chance to win a free trip to the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® with their “Roll with TYPAR” social media contest. Whether you’re a builder, contractor or architect, anyone 18 years or older in the U.S. or Canada can enter to win.  Contestant More...

January 2019. The Importance of Surfactant Resistance in Building Wrap

Among the many performance characteristics to consider when choosing a building wrap, surfactant resistance is one that can be easily underestimated. However, builders and contractors who do not having at least a basic understanding of surfactants and how they impact the performance of building wrap More...

November 2018. Geographic and Climate Considerations to Keep in Mind When Choosing Building Wrap

Among the many different factors to consider when choosing a building wrap, geographic and climate considerations—specifically relating to annual rainfall—should always be top of mind. Not all building wrap materials perform at the same levels, especially when they’re being installed across a More...

September 2018. Green Builder, “Innovation Leads to High-Performance Building Solutions”

Green Builder Media and TYPAR® have recently teamed up to bring you Innovation Leads to High-Performance Building Solutions—a comprehensive e-book that covers the important systems and products designed to manage the building envelope, insulation, and indoor air quality. Dig deeper into the impor More...

September 2018. The Construction Specifier, Managing Moisture Without Sacrificing Breathability

There is no such thing as a “waterproof” wall. However, with the growing number of methods for managing moisture, builders now have multiple ways to keep a wall dry. Bijan Mansouri, TYPAR® Technical Manager, talks about the different ways to keep a wall dry, and consideration More...

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