On a job site full of tools and specialty equipment, tape may seem as ubiquitous as a hammer and nails. However, nothing beats tape for versatility, portability and ease of use… that is, IF you have the right tape for the job at hand. And that’s the conundrum, isn’t it? The sheer volume of pressure sensitive adhesives is so overwhelming that it’s hard to know where to begin and how to choose the right tape.
To help, we’ve created the following infographic as a portable field guide for builders and contractors:
What it all boils down to is knowing these three things: your job, your materials and your field conditions. Only then can you match the right adhesive with your project. As tape technology continues to evolve and becomes more relevant in energy efficient and high performance construction, knowing the secret to choosing the right tape will improve the longevity and success of your project!
For more information about tape visit The Complete Technical Guide to Adhesive Tape. To learn more about ECHOtape and how we help customers find the right tape for their job, you can read about us here or contact us with any questions you may have.