26 Aug '16, 5pm

Zip sheathing panel are designed with multiple control layers in 1 system, reducing steps, material costs, + error."

A new iteration of Huber's popular ZIP System R-sheathing will help builders meet stricter energy code requirements. Since 2006, the engineered wood product has been available with a variety of insulation thicknesses to meet different levels of desired R-value. A new R-9 rated ZIP System R-sheathing option was introduced this summer to help builders meet prescriptive continuous foam insulation R-value requirements outlined in the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code requirements. ( Click here for a complete rundown of what the 2015 code requirements mean for builders .) “Some areas of the country, such as New York state and Dallas, Texas, will soon adopt the 2015 IECC codes, which include requirements for continuous exterior insulation. With the introduction of the new R-9 rated ZIP System R-sheathing panel, we will have an insulation solution for all climate zones,...

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