This Executive Viewpoint talks about the difference between traditional roadway sound barriers and CENTRIA's Eco Sound Barrier. See why it's superior to precast solutions and how it can be a high cost savings.
Made of lightweight composite materials, this new technology allows for high cost savings over traditional precast barriers. View this video to learn about all the benefits and hear some highlights from the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission's installation.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is the first to use innovative new product. Read how the the PA Turnpike chose the CENTRIA's Eco Sound Barrier materials and the resulting savings.
Eco Sound Barrier features a unique combination of customization, quality, and affordability. See how this eco-friendly solution is the perfect choice for your project.
There are several issues with the use of foam sheathing as a water resistive barrier (WRB) and air barrier - even though there are standards that if passed allow it to qualify as a WRB. Issues such as dimensional instability and poor water management that are intrinsic with foam products can be remedied by using a wrap product as the water resistive barrier and to provide continuity at air barrier details. Find out more.
Learn how the DuPontâ¢ TyvekÂ® Fluid Applied System seamlessly integrates with all kinds of substrates and how it was able to meet the specific challenges of a Texas climate.
Applied in a one-coat application by spraying or pressure rolling, DuPontâ¢ TyvekÂ® Fluid Applied Weather Barrier delivers superior protection, offers excellent durability and saves time by providing two to three times the coverage of competitive products per gallon.
What are the potential consequences of unintentional vapor barriers? Why is vapor permeance of building envelope layers relevant to moisture management and long term durability? Durability of the building enclosure is part of a sustainable building design. A designer can significantly affect the service life of multi-component assemblies through materials selection, placement of materials within the building assemblies, or design detailing. Find out what it all means.
The energy efficiency improvement requirements in current and future building and energy codes will affect nearly every aspect of home construction. Weâre here to help you navigate through it all. At DuPont, weâre using our building science to bring you innovative products and service that not only help you meet and exceed code, but also help you continue to build high-quality homes. Let us guide you through.
Designers and Architects will be able to explain how acoustics work in buildings as a foundational understanding to selecting acoustical products for building.