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Old 04-01-2014, 06:33 PM   #16
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Vapour barrier around studs?


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Originally Posted by Gary in WA View Post
Your location requires a Class 1 (poly) vapor barrier, though the local AHJ may possibly accept rigid foamboard only (I doubt it), check with them. The asphalt paper-faced fg is only a Class 2;http://www.buildingscience.com/docum...vapor-barriers


http://www.buildingscience.com/docum...vapor-barriers Also requires a ventilated cladding= rainscreen.

Gary
Im going to guess thats why they dont sell it in this province, not up to code.

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