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by bobbo
Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: blue tuck tape for vapor barrier
Replies: 24
Views: 9045

Re: blue tuck tape for vapor barrier

Aaron, I think you're totally right about our northern neighbors being more savvy about insulation and vapor barriers! One of our local lumber yards has the plastic boxes with the front flange and the cable seals like you included in your post, but they're so darned pricey! So thanks for the tip abo...
by bobbo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: blue tuck tape for vapor barrier
Replies: 24
Views: 9045

Re: blue tuck tape for vapor barrier

Thanks for the info, Shannon. Like Aaron said, Tuck Tape isn't available in the US, and the similar tapes for sale don't seem to have comparable adhesion to red Tuck tape. I'd like to try the blue! I was drawn to your sensible method of vapor barrier sealing with tape, acoustic and vapor boxes. No o...
by bobbo
Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: blue tuck tape for vapor barrier
Replies: 24
Views: 9045

blue tuck tape for vapor barrier

Hi, do you recommend the blue Tuck tape for vapor barrier sealing as opposed to the red Tuck tape? I'm not familiar with it, but it says it's for polyethylene vapor barrier installation. Thanks!