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Building Envelope

By Marc Lize on 2014-09-03

 

CML Home Inspections Inc.

Building Envelope has to meet the following four "D's" to protect the structural building components from water ingress:

  • Deflection from rain and snow.
  • Drainage at the air barrier cavity.
  • Drying ability of the assembly/cavity.
  • Durability of the air barrier and cavity for the life expectation of the home.