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Learn tips on how to help mitigate floor squeaks in this JLC Field Guide article.
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Omaha, NE - As part of the national blitz, the Omaha Habitat for Humanity built 10 homes in 10 days.
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Learn how ZIP System™ tapes can help flash tricky curves and corners in this JLC Online article.
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Why builders choose ZIP System® sheathing and tape for today’s high-performance building envelopes.
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University of Texas at Arlington students use ZIP System® sheathing and tape on micro house builds.
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A look at the progression of the building industry and revolutionary products that paved the way for innovation.
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After months of snow followed by months of rain, AdvanTech® subflooring stayed strong and flat for this 5,600-square foot retirement home.
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Minneapolis, MN - Project giving new life to 1920s-era Minneapolis home
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If you missed our learning lounge opportunities at AIA Expo, sign up for these CEUs.
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Active House certification is awarded based on energy, comfort and environment
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The 2015 IECC will change the way builders insulate their homes
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Squeaky floors can be a job site nuisance or a painful callback, learn how choosing the right subflooring material can help ease the pain
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Gulfport, MS - ZIP System® sheathing and tape streamlines installation and helps reduce water intrusion risk.
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What we heard from professionals around the country
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Chicaco, IL - Commercial construction in the Windy City can be a challenge. That's why this 57-story building used ZIP System® sheathing.
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Weathering the Storm

Breezy Point, NY - After being destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, this home is getting a second chance thanks to FLASH and ZIP System® sheathing and tape.
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Tulsa, OK - Homeowners, builders and insurance companies seek to adopt higher building standards.
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Learn about ZIP System® R-sheathing and roofing resiliency with Matt Risinger at IBS.
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Watch our step-by-step guide to learn how to properly flash a sill.
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Decatur, GA - Carl Seville of SK Collaborative shares his thoughts on the building envelope and the role ZIP System® R-sheathing plays for managing air and thermal bridging.
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Milton, VT - ZIP System® sheathing and tape used in affordable, senior housing project.
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ZIP System® sheathing and tape for next-generation building envelopes
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Learn tips from this Fine Homebuilding "Mastered in a Minute" video
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Charlotte, NC - Charlotte SmartCEO honors companies that foster positive, productive, performance-driven culture
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