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Recent Articles

  • Smoothing Moisture Troubles at Rough Openings

    Smoothing Moisture Troubles at Rough Openings

    Windows are common problem areas for moisture. History & building science show we can't seal perfectly, but we can create a path for drainage, and divert moisture away from sensitive areas. MTI provides a belt-and-suspenders approach for rainscreen assemblies to reduce the risk of water …Read More »
  • Natural Stone Moisture Management

    Natural Stone Moisture Management

    Buildings constructed today with natural stone function differently from those of centuries past in many ways. Much like how unit masonry changed from mass construction to masonry veneers, stone based construction no longer relies on stone for structural strength. Anchored stone and adhered thin stone …Read More »
  • Through-Wall Flashing Gets an Update (and Upgrade)

    Through-Wall Flashing Gets an Update (and Upgrade)

    Improved Single-Wythe Through-Wall Flashing System Saves Money, Builds Stronger Walls Published By: MTI | Date: March 2017 | Author: Tyler LeClear Vachta Through-wall flashing is a pain. Save materials, drain better, and build a stronger wall with MTI's slope-to-drain tool and Cavity Weep. To address moisture …Read More »

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