New Study Shows Brick Veneer Driest of Exterior Walls Tested

 Wednesday, February 23, 2011

 Claims-Portal.com

A new study by the NAHB Research Center comparing moisture resistance among typical residential exteriors evaluated brick veneer as the highest in moisture resistance and dryness. As the trend toward lighter, tighter building methods continues to raise moisture concerns, the study aimed to determine how exterior cladding can impact the moisture content of the wooden components in the wall construction. Of the eight wall systems tested...
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