A Comparison of Liquid Applied Rough Opening Prep and Air Barrier Chemistry, Performance, Capabilities and Applications
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
A brief step back to discuss why Air Barriers are important, and then a discussion around which properties are really important in a Rough Opening Preparation, and Air Barrier Material. A listing of the chemistries of the major Fluid Applied Rough Opening Prep and Air Barrier materials follows with a review (based on Product Data Sheets, Installation Guilds, Safety Data Sheets, other literature pieces and Industry Knowledge) follows with some of the plusses and minus for each chemistry.
- A basic overview of how Fluid Applied Rough Opening Preparations and WRB’s came into being – a little history of how we arrived here.
- A high-level view of the different Fluid Applied Rough Opening Preparations and WRB’s on the market today.
- Discuss some of the advantages and disadvantages of all chemistries.
- Walk away with a better understanding of your options.