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Archives: September 2017

Best practices for installing adhered concrete masonry veneer (ACMV)—which sometimes goes by the names “manufactured stone, “lick and stick,” “cultured stone,” and” faux stone” straight from JLC Field Guide. To avoid moisture problems, it must be detailed like stucco. Here are some of the critical details needed to avoid problems. Visit the original post for the larger view and full field guide. Credit JLC© 2016

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Over the past few months we have published certain materials comparing HydroGap drainable housewrap to the Kimberly Clark Block-IT® drainable housewrap. Some parts of it could have been susceptible of being taken out of context and misinterpreted. Those statements have been removed. Kimberly-Clark’s Block-IT® drainable housewrap exceeds all requirements for a drainable wrap and passes ASTM E2273.

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