The foundation of a building has a great deal to do with the overall structural health of the building. As a builder wanting to produce the best work for your project, you deserve materials to help … [Read more...] about Is a 6 mil Vapor Barrier Thick Enough for Underslab Concrete?
When a new home or building has challenges with maintaining air quality and temperature control, it is likely that the issue lies in the way the structure was insulated when it was built. The crawl … [Read more...] about Consequence of Not Installing a Vapor Barrier for Crawl Space Encapsulation
For construction and agricultural applications, two common products often come to mind: plastic tarps and construction plastic sheeting. While these two materials share some similarities, they are … [Read more...] about The Difference Between Plastic Tarps and Construction Plastic Sheeting
If the changing regulations on construction safety are overwhelming to you– particularly those surrounding crawl space code requirements – we understand your frustration. The team at Americover is … [Read more...] about Are You Meeting Crawl Space Code Requirements?
Heavy duty liners, also known as geomembrane liners, are crucial tools for containing liquid, dust, and solid materials such as hazardous waste, water, oil, and gas, construction debris, and … [Read more...] about What’s the Difference Between an HDPE Liner and LLDPE, MDPE, and RPE Liners?
In construction, tape is a versatile resource and problem solving tool manufactured to be useful for multiple areas of the construction process. Tape may behave as a barrier, a fire retardant, a tool … [Read more...] about Which Construction Tape Should I Use?
A bamboo tree root barrier is essential in preventing damage to nearby structures, pavements, and walkways, which can lead to costly repairs in the long term. The team at Americover helps … [Read more...] about How Thick Should a Bamboo Tree Root Barrier Be?
When constructing ponds or retention basins, using high-quality pond liner plastic or geomembrane liners is essential for preventing seepage and ensuring long-lasting water containment. Ponds, … [Read more...] about How Do You Install Pond Liner Plastic or Geomembrane Liners?
We know you deliver expert care, and planning when taking on the task of transporting a modular home or manufactured buildings. Wrapping the modules in plastic sheeting is a critical step in … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Plastic Sheeting for Modular Home Transportation?
As the country experiences record-breaking temperatures this summer, people are looking for affordable ways to keep cool. The radiant energy that the sun produces conducts heat into a house primarily … [Read more...] about Tips for Installing an Attic Radiant Barrier