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Old 09-24-2008, 08:30 AM   #1
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Patching Typar "Felt"

For years I thought I had 15# felt under my siding. But I recently had to take down some siding as part of my garage conversion. I was then able to see the word "Typar" on the felt. But it is not the "plastic" house wrap that Typar sells today. It is grey/black felt, very similar to this picture:

The builders did not put this Typar felt above the former garage door, so I have a 9' x 4' section of bare wood that I want to cover. But I don't see Typar felt sold anymore. It's all plastic housewrap.

So what should I put in this bare spot? Should I put a section of 15# felt, or should I put a section of plastic housewrap?



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Patching Typar "Felt"

BTW, what is a Chunk? Is that like a rock that you pick up out of your yard, and somehow attach it to your house?

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Old 09-25-2008, 01:44 PM   #3
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Old 09-25-2008, 02:38 PM   #4
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Patching Typar "Felt"

I would put on the 15# felt.
What we've got here is... failure to communicate. Some men you just can't reach. So you get what we had here last week, which is the way he wants it... well, he gets it.
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