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Chris Morgan:
‘Proper’ airtightness tapes

Chris Morgan, Director at John Gilbert Architects

‘Proper’ airtightness tapes

From Pro Clima, Siga and others. Seems old hat now but in guidance for airtightness I wrote only 15 years ago, I wrote that you really had to mechanically fit battens over each join in an airtight membrane to make sure it didn’t unstick. It was a big issue when I was trying to make airtight buildings in early 00’s and classic duct tape would fall off at the slightest hint of moisture etc!

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