DUPONT TYVEK BREATHER MEMBRANES & AIRGUARD AVCL'S
DUPONT™ TYVEK® BUILDING KNOWLEDGE CENTRE
470 Bath Rd, Arno's Vale,
NORTH SOMERSET BS4 3AP
Tel: 0117 452 9052
AirGuard® AVCLs work best in conjunction with a Tyvek® breather membrane as part of a sealed 'vapour-open' structure. When used in this way, the AVCL makes sure the entire structure adheres to the principle of 'vapour-open & airtight', which is at the heart of the 'sealed' concept.
How to connect DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control layer to timberframe walls with Tyvek® Acrylic Tape: Watch how to connect DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control membrane to a timberframe wall, creating an airtight seal with DuPont™ Tyvek® Acrylic Tape.
Connect DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control membrane to timber frame walls using the new AirGuard® Sealant: Watch how to connect DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control membrane to timber frame walls using the new AirGuard® Sealant to create an airtight seal.
How to connect AirGuard® vapour control membrane to brick/block walls with Tyvek® Butyl Tape: Watch how to connect DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control membrane to brick/block wall using DuPont™ Tyvek® Primer and Tyvek® Butyl Tape.
How to connect DuPont AirGuard® vapour control membrane to brick/block wall when plastering is needed: Watch the step-by-step installation of DuPont AirGuard® vapour control membrane to brick/block wall using Tyvek® Primer, Tyvek® Double-Sided Tape, and Tyvek® Plastering Tape for creating an airtight seal.
DuPont Performance Building Solutions is the leading materials provider for all six sides of the building envelope - the walls, roof and foundation. Our combined product and services portfolio helps customers thrive in a world characterized by always-on information, labor scarcity, extreme weather and resource constraints.
Easily installed DuPont™ Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen helps prolong the life of exterior cladding. DuPont™ Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen provides enhanced drainage and ventilation while maintaining a uniform gap in the wall for advanced protection against moisture damage in exterior wall systems. Ideal for use with all cladding types, including stucco, stone, brick, lap siding, wood shakes/shingles, metal panel systems and fiber cement.
4a How to install DuPont™ AirGuard® vapour control membrane on rafters: Learn more about the simple, effective way to connect a vapour control membrane to a wall using DuPont™ Tyvek® and AirGuard® energy solutions: Tyvek® Double-sided Tape, Tyvek® Acrylic Tape and Tyvek® Butyl Tape for an airtight seal.