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475 On-Site: Chris Corson on Precision, Efficiency, And The Future Of Building

475 On-Site: Chris Corson on Precision, Efficiency, And The Future Of Building EcoCor’s Founder talks Passive House, Pro Clima, and his path through high-performance construction Chris Corson, owner and founder of EcoCor High Performance Building Systems, spoke with us in 2017 about how he developed EcoCor's signature panelized construction … read more

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475 Tape Performance Lab: Tapes, Primers and Pressurization

475 Tape Performance Lab: Tapes, Primers and Pressurization Welcome back to the 475 Tape Performance Lab (aka our Brooklyn HQ presentation room). Check out last month's experiment: Underwater Tape Test. We ask a lot of our tape. It airseals the junctions between the components in our high performance assemblies, helps ensures safety from … read more

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475 Tape Performance Lab: Underwater Tape Test

475 Tape Performance Lab: Underwater Tape Test Welcome to the 475 Tape Performance Lab (aka our Brooklyn HQ presentation room). We ask a lot of our tape. It airseals the junctions between the components in our high performance assemblies, helps ensures safety from mold, and lasts forever. A good tape not only sticks, adheres, and makes the bu … read more

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Quick Tip: Install GUTEX Boards + Battens In One Shot

Install GUTEX Boards + Battens In One Shot Quick Tip Here’s a quick tip for installing GUTEX woodfiber boards with battens for high performance smart wall assemblies. We have a 2x4 wall with INTELLO Plus already installed on the inboard side as the air barrier system. We begin by pre-cutting battens which are positioned in line wi … read more

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Airtight In One Minute With EcoCor

Airtight In One Minute With EcoCor Chris Corson and the crew at EcoCor in Searsmont, Maine are brewing a building revolution. Think of it like the modular building version of the Tesla factory. I essentially watched the majority of a building appear over the course of 3 days, built by 5 crew members with laser precision. Passive House, (nearly … read more

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Introducing COMPEGO

Introducing COMPEGO Pro Clima is rolling out a unique new high performance airtight tape called COMPEGO. COMPEGO uses an acrylic adhesive and is made from a stretchable polyethylene, with a thin threaded reinforcement that is sturdy yet capable of being torn by hand.  It has a release backing of siliconized paper for easy applicati … read more

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