15 Aug '12, 8pm

Home Slicker Instant Rainscreen House Wrap — 100K House Blog

Interesting discussion on rain screens and Home Slicker. I live in western Colorado at 7000′. Rot is not a large problem here, as the average rain fall is low (the water mostly comes in solid form), and average humidity is very low. Home Slicker was supplied with my timber frame/sips package last year. The siding is CVG WRC, which I applied one coat stain to the back, and two coat to the face before installing. I asked around for opinions on the Home Slicker and couldn’t find anyone who had even heard of it. The idea of a rain screen, or to me, a more accurate description would be breather space sounds good, but I had serious reservations. Others here have mentioned a possible waviness from nailing over the Home Slciker. That is probably more of an issue with Hardie Plank type siding than cedar clabboards, but I was very concerned with the compressability of the product ca...

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