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building paper

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(Civil Engineering) any of various types of heavy-duty paper that usually consist of bitumen reinforced with fibre sandwiched between two sheets of kraft paper: used in damp-proofing or as insulation between the soil and a road surface
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The walls of the buildings in the seven examples were constructed with gypsum wallboard, an interior vapor retarder, fiberglass batt insulation, OSB or plywood sheathing, gypsum sheathing for fire protection in most cases, housewrap or building paper WRB, and contact-applied vinyl siding.
Mentally, we all likely learned from the same old-school system of building paper flight logs that take us from VOR to VOR using headings, wind correction angles and shooting cross-radials to identify checkpoints and compute groundspeed.
For example, the roofing project cart shows a cutaway of the roof, illustrating the various layers including building paper, weathershield, flashing and shingles.
Students could write a story describing their experience building paper and human towers with their partners.
Almost all stone veneer installations start with a layer or two of building paper, covered by properly installed dimpled and galvanized wire lath.
Building paper or nonwovens, the traditional weatherization product, which is designed to safeguard a house from exterior water penetration, continues to find adoption as a weather resistant barrier even today.
Three components were varied: the weather resistive membrane (WRB: spun-bonded polyolefin SPBO and building paper BP), the interior finish (vapor open paint and vapor tight wall vinyl covering, VWC) and the presence or absence of wood stud.
Stachybotrys is a greenish-black mould that thrives in areas of high humidity, moisture and on cellulose materials (eg building paper, wood products and gib board) (5,6,7,1) Mould has the potential to grow wherever there is a chronic wet environment and cellulose materials.
23) In 2006, higher prices for primary nonferrous metals, nonferrous mill shapes, and steel mill products outstripped lower prices for thermoplastic resins, softwood lumber, plywood, and building paper and board.
Lstiburek's report advises installers to create a capillary water break by putting stucco over two layers of building paper or a layer of building paper and a layer of plastic housewrap.
The horizontal leg covers the top of the ledger and the vertical leg goes up the wall and is lapped by the building paper and siding above.
A waterproof membrane of building paper is stapled to the sheathing to reduce the potential of water to reach the wood structure.

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