Plywood vs. OSB: Which Is Better?
OSB has gained the lion's share of the sheathing and subfloor markets thanks to...
Benjamin Obdyke Adds HydroGap Flashing
The product self-adheres to a range of building materials--including OSB,...
A Dealer's Rough-Weather Survival Guide
As the East Coast braces for the brunt of Hurricane Sandy to make landfall, it's not too late for area dealers to take a final walk through their yard to ensure limited material and structural damage.
Benjamin Obdyke HydroGap Drainable Housewrap
Benjamin Obdyke implanted hundreds of millimeter-sized bumps onto its housewrap to...
ZipDoor Doorway Sealer
ZipDoor is a spinoff of ZipWall. It makes it possible to seal a doorway in less...
Build It Right: Basements
Cellar's Market: Supplying materials for a dry, insulated basement can be a...
CertainTeed CertaWrap Weather Resistant Barrier
The maker's first housewrap product, CertaWrap Weather Resistant Barrier, provides...
Knaack Aluminum Weather Guard
Knaack Aluminum Weather Guard Low-Profile side boxes combine storage space with...
For decades, a roofing underlayment was just an asphalt-saturated paper, or "felt....
Builders' continuing concerns about managing water within home wall assemblies has...