Air Barrier Design

Over half of the savings seen in our feasibility studies has always been from airtightness!!!

 

   airtightness during feasibility  

Airtightness Simplified & Affordable

 

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 Save 75% Over Spray Foam 1,800 -2,000 SQFT ~ $3,000

Continuous Air Barrier System Kits for Small Buildings

2012 IECC Requires homes to be less than 3 ACH50

For New Construction or Rennovation



Shearwall Connections Tescon Vana


Step 1. Tape all osb seams & connections

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Step 2. Tape osb to foundation wall

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 Step 3.Tape Windows & Doors with Tescon Profil

 

 

 

 

Trusses and Ceilings

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 Step 1. Cover the bottom of trusses with Intello Plus

 

 Step 2. Tape all seams and perimeter with Tescon Vana

 

We fear no blower door!

 

 

Attics and Hatches

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Step 1. Rough Open 20.5”x30.5”

 

Step 2. Secure attic hatch

 

Step 3. Tape perimeter to attic

 

 

 

Package Includes:

 

Tescon Vana Tape for OSB shear wall or Solitex WRB  Gaskets for Roof/Wall Penetrations
Intello Plus Ceiling Barrier with Tescon Vana Tape for seams Extoseal Tape for Window Sill Pans - 6" or 8"
Tescon Vana 150 Tape - 6" wide for connections/wrapping corners Tescon Vana 100 Tape - 4" wide for windows
Gaskets for Roof/Wall Penetrations - Mech, Elec, Plumb, Comms R80 Air-Tight Attic Door Kits
Solitex WRB if applicable  Radon Mat and Tape if applicable

 

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You’re now ready for the first Blower Door Test!



 
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