cold sheathing

Monitoring Moisture Levels in Double-Stud Walls

Posted on April 17,2015 by user-756436 in cold OSB

Most wood-framed buildings have no insulation on the exterior side of the wall sheathing. That means that the wall sheathing gets cold and wet during the winter.

How Risky Is Cold OSB Wall Sheathing?

Posted on April 17,2015 by user-756436 in cold OSB

During the winter months, wall sheathing is usually cold. Cold sheathing is risky, since it tends to accumulate moisture during the winter. Unless the sheathing can dry out during the summer months, damp sheathing can rot.

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