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Project Spotlight: Three Tree Builds High Performance House Without Sheathing!

Project Spotlight: Three Tree Builds High Performance House Without Sheathing! When it comes to building a wood framed house, one of the typical ingredients we have come to expect is exterior sheathing. It’s the way most houses achieve shear strength and provide a nail base for siding materials. But while familiar, it’s a recipe that can prev … read more

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Vapor open exterior - without sheathing - maximizes outward drying potential

Vapor open exterior - without sheathing - maximizes outward drying potential 2x4 Structural wall - airtight tape plywood sheathing, vapor open dense packed insulation and SOLITEX MENTO Plus membrane - click for larger view A short case study, with many pictures......The theory is quite simple - in a heating dominated climate, for th … read more

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