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Title: Technology Solutions Case Study: Moisture Management of High-Walls

Moisture management of high-R walls is important to ensure optimal performance. This case study, developed by Building America team Building Science Corporation, focuses on how eight high-R walls handle the three main sources of moisture—construction moisture, air leakage condensation, and bulk water leaks.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1221069
Report Number(s):
DOE/GO-102013-4267
6651
Research Org:
Building Science Corporation
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Building Technologies Office (EE-5B) (Building America)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
residential; Residential Buildings; Building America; BSC; High-R; high R-value; moisture; moisture management; hygrothermal