Pro Clima Tape Cheat Sheet

Pro Clima Tape Cheat Sheet

A guide to the differences and advantages of Pro Clima tapes

Pro Clima is the leader in airtight systems. After deciding on your assembly using your Smart Enclosure guide, choosing the appropriate WRB, and selecting your all-important airtight interior vapor retarder (hint: INTELLO Plus, that’s easy), choosing the perfect tape to optimize your envelope is vital. A wide variety of tapes, adhesives, and gaskets are available for every connection, to complete the airtight, vapor-open system.

Find the tape for your project

Pro Clima is a world leader in creating airtight products with optimized moisture control. These airtight tapes surpass the highest standards for maximizing healthy indoor conditions. They are among the strongest, longest-lasting, and most robust high performance PSA tapes available in the world. They differ in common usage, vapor profile, and exposure time. Interior tapes are are low perm, while exterior tapes are higher perm to always encourage outward drying of the assembly.

Use this chart as a quick 101 breakdown to begin your selection. Click each name to go directly to the product page, or click the button below to begin a quote process for your complete Pro Clima airtightness system. We’re happy to help!

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Name When To Use It Interior/Exterior Perm Rating UV Exposure Time More Info

TESCON VANA
The all-around tape for any airtight project. Use to tape flat seams on membranes or sheathing. Both 8 6 months TESCON VANA intro video

TESCON INVIS
In place of TESCON VANA when paired with FRONTA QUATTRO Both 8 6 months TESCON INVIS intro video

TESCON PROFIL
The essential window airsealing tape with 3 backing release strips for precise corner and edge taping Both 8 6 months TESCON PROFIL intro video

TESCON PROFECT
Like TESCON PROFIL, but slightly thinner width, plus pre-folded on the roll for lightning fast taping Both 8 3 months TESCON PROFECT intro video

EXTOSEAL ENCORS
Super stretchy, durable, and waterproof window and door sill protection Exterior 0 6 months EXTOSEAL ENCORS Video

CONTEGA SOLIDO EXO
Exterior window tape airsealing and weather protection with additional adhesive that can stick to masonry and rough (but stable) surfaces without the need for priming Exterior 5 3 months How to prepare for high performance windows

CONTEGA SOLIDO EXO-D
A version of CONTEGA SOLIDO EXO with an additional adhesive strip on the back to allow for zero-reveal taping Exterior 5 3 months How to prepare for high performance windows

CONTEGA SOLIDO SL
Interior window tape companion to SOLIDO EXO that can stick to masonry and rough (but stable) surfaces without the need for priming Interior 1.2 N/A How to prepare for high performance windows

CONTEGA SOLIDO SL-D
A version of CONTEGA SOLIDO SL with an additional adhesive strip on the back to allow for zero-reveal taping Interior 1.2 N/A How to prepare for high performance windows

CONTEGA FIDEN EXO
Expanding foam tape for windows, vapor-open and resistant to wind-driven rain Exterior ~6.5 N/A How to prepare for high performance windows

CONTEGA PV
Fleece tape with netting for plastering over, connection plaster to solid surfaces Interior 1.4 N/A Historic Brownstone Passive House Retrofit

COMPEGO
Designed for robust connections to sub-slab vapor barriers Both 0 6 months COMPEGO intro video

TESCON NAIDECK
Double-sided tape for under roof battens on SOLITEX membranes Exterior 0 6 months SOLITEX Pitched Roof Install Instructions

EXTOSEAL FINOC
Watertight barrier tape to air seal under sills in timber structures and form capillary break Both 0 3 months EXTOSEAL FINOC Spec Sheet

DUPLEX
Super thin, double-sided tape for sealing membrane overlaps or adhering membranes to metal studs Both 0 N/A DUPLEX Spec Sheet

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