DuPont Can Help You Make Sense of Changing Building Codes and Build More Durable Walls
Codes and standards are changing and becoming more complex and stringent. Potential changes may include higher air leakage standards, mandatory air infiltration testing and higher R-value requirements for walls. But DuPont™ Tyvek® Specialists can help you crack the current and future codes and translate them into practical, science-based construction and weatherization practices. The result is more durable and energy efficient walls that satisfy the codes, your customers and your commitment to quality.
The Codesense™ Durable Wall Building Tool is coming to Canada Q1, 2013. With this tool you can select the appropriate codes, code year, climate zone and cladding type. The tool will generate a report that details air, water and thermal requirements and offer guidance on selecting materials from the DuPont™ Tyvek® Weatherization System that will help you build more durable walls for the homes you build.
Consult with a DuPont™ Tyvek® Specialist and take advantage of DuPont Building Science knowledge.
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