Air and Water Management Solves High Performance Home Challenges
Build tight and ventilate right is the mantra of high-performance home building, but actually pulling that off can be challenging for builders.
At the 2017 Energy & Environmental Building Alliance High-Performance Home Summit, Laura Dwyer, global manager of DuPont's Building Knowledge Center, talked about some of the methods that builders can use to manage air and moisture on the exterior of a home.
Dwyer talks about products that combine both functions into one application, speeding up the process and even protecting the home while it's under construction.
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