TAPED

A collection of industry insights, tips and techniques all focused on tape!

June 10, 2021|

Building A Storm Proof Roof

Your roof.  Excluding rafters, this two-inch layer is meant to protect the entire structure from the elements.  That includes high and low temperatures, rain, ultraviolet radiation, snow, ice, and hailstones. It’s also required to stand up to hurricanes, tornadoes, microbursts, and blizzards. Which means, your [...]

January 14, 2021|

5 Great Reasons to Choose Foil Tape 

Combine the versatility of aluminum and the weather-resistant sealing power of adhesive tape, and you have an extremely versatile product — aluminum foil tape. Foil tape is so versatile that it is widely used in all kinds of industries, from manufacturing to construction. Thanks to its [...]

September 12, 2019|

Why Seaming Tape Matters More Than Ever

In just about every climate in which we live and build, the No. 1 job of any building enclosure is environmental separation. Keeping water, air, and heat locked in or out of buildings can make them more resource-efficient, durable, and safer for occupants. The greatest [...]

May 19, 2016|

Putting Construction Tapes to the Test

ASTM E 331 – Standard Test Method for Water Penetration of Exterior Windows, Skylights, Doors, and Curtain Walls by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference is a testing standard that describes the procedures to determine the water penetration resistance of windows, curtain walls, skylights, and [...]

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