Barricade™ Building Wrap

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Description

Barricade Building Wrap is a hydrophobic non-woven fabric that has a unique clear breathable overlay, which allows moisture and condensation to run off the face and then evaporate in the cavity area. It is a high end house wrap widely used in North America.
Barricade™ Building Wrap – Advantages
  • Barricade is designed to repel water, avoiding any mould
  • Barricade has a clear film overlay that is designed to provide a consistent breathable surface
  • Barricade’s breathable clear film, allows water to simply slide off the fabric
  • Barricade is strong and durable, suitable for all areas of New Zealand including ‘Very High’ Wind Zones of NZS 3604
  • Barricade is suitable for use with all cladding systems with a cavity
  • Barricade performs over timber or steel framing
  • Barricade is suitable to be used as a non rigid backing for stucco plaster
  • Barricade is suitable as an air barrier on walls that are not lined
  • Available in many roll sizes even in a 600mm soffit building wrap roll size.

Scope Of Use / Applications

Barricade Wall Wrap has been appraised for use as a flexible wall underlay on timber framed buildings within the following scope:
  • The scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1; and,
  • With absorbent wall claddings directly fixed to the frame; and,
  • With absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings installed over an 18mm minimum drained cavity; and,
  • With masonry veneer in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1; and,
  • Situated in NZS 3604 Wind Zones up to and including ‘Very High’
Barricade Wall Wrap has been appraised for use as a flexible wall underlay on steel framed buildings within the following scope:
  • The scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1; with regards to building height and floor plan area; and,
  • With absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings installed over an 18mm minimum drained cavity; and,
  • With masonry veneer in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1; and,
  • Situated in NZS 3604 Wind Zones up to and including ‘Very High’
Barricade Wall Wrap has been appraised for use as a flexible wall underlay over rigid wall underlays on timber and steel framed buildings within the following scope:
  • The scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1; and,
  • With absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings installed over an 18mm minimum drained cavity; and,
  • With masonry veneer in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1; and,
  • Situated in NZS 3604 Wind Zones up to and including ‘Extra High’
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Technical Data

Barricade Building Wrap is a 90 gsm hydrophobic non-woven breathable composite building wrap. The following tests have been carried out in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1 Table 23:
  • Tensile Strength, edge tear resistance and resistance to water vapour transmission in accordance with AS/NZS 4200.1
  • Resistance to water penetration in accordance with AS/NZS 4201.1.4
  • Surface Water absorbency in accordance with AS/NZS 4201.6
  • Air resistance to BS 6538.3
  • Shrinkage in accordance with AS/NZS 4201.3
  • pH of extract in accordance with AS/NZS 1301.421s
Branz_Barricade-Wrap-150x150 Barricade Building Wrap has been BRANZ appraised to ensure it meets code compliance with NZBC Clause B2.3.1 (a), not less than 50 years for building wraps used where the cladding durability requirement or expected serviceable life is not less than 50 years.
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100m2 2.74m, 25m2 1.37m, 50m2 1.37m, 50m2 2.74m