Drainage plane

Drainage plane

Path that water would take over the building envelope. Concealed drainage-plane materials, such as building paper or housewrap, are designed to shed water that penetrates the building’s cladding. Drainage planes are installed to overlap in shingle fashion so that water flows downward and away from the building envelope.
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No other building system delivers as many benefits, with superior insulation, vapor retarder, an air and water tight building envelope, enhanced structural performance and water shedding drainage plane.
Each tray interlocks to form a drainage plane, which is then mounted to the engineered framing system.
AirOutshielci membranes are installed in Rain Screen Wall Systems and Sloped Roofs and perform the function of underlayment, secondary drainage plane, air barrier and/or slip sheet.
Green is more often the paint and carpet pads that don't outgas, the drainage plane that keeps the water away from the house, the high utility bills you don't have and the comfort that you do have.
The joinery raises the seam above the drainage plane of the panel, creating its distinctive vertical lines.
APEX Siding System has been designed with an innovative water management system that provides a continuous drainage plane for moisture to escape and for the wall to breath.
Featuring an innovative continuous natural drainage plane, factory-applied clips hold the APEX siding away from the weather barrier to create an evaporation and drainage plane where air is free to circulate.
Featuring an innovative continuous natural drainage plane, factory-applied clips hold the siding away from the weather barrier, creating a natural evaporation and drainage plane where air is free to circulate.
The newest component of the DuPont(TM) Tyvek(R) Weather Barrier System, DuPont(TM) Tyvek(R) CommercialWrap(R) D is a vapor permeable weather barrier with a specially engineered textured surface that helps create a more efficient drainage plane.
For homeowners who have experienced moisture problems as a result of their current siding selection, APEX Siding System has been designed with an innovative water management system that provides a continuous drainage plane for water to escape and dry out.