Sheathing System Cuts Construction Time, Solidifies Building Envelope Sealing

On a residential or commercial building site, time equals money, so building professionals are interested in shortening the process while maintaining quality.

One of the time-consuming but necessary steps is creating an air and moisture barrier for the building envelope. Currently, the most common way to accomplish that task is with a housewrap. But time and – energy – conscious building pros are turning to sheathing with integrated water and air barriers that accomplish several steps in one.

The Huber ZIP System, visible on many jobs for its green framing sheathing or red roofing sheathing, is one of the fast growing housewrap alternatives that delivers several building steps in one…read more