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Barricade® Thermo-Brace® S.I.BTM

4-in-1 Reversible Sheathing Solution

Barricade - Thermo-Brace S.I.B. Layers

1. Safe-Reflective Facer (WRB)

Weather-Resistant Barrier (WRB) specially designed and guaranteed to not overheat vinyl.

2. BASF Neopor® GPS

Unlike polyiso and XPS, Neopor GPS doesn’t use HFC gas agents for R-value, which can deplete over time. XPS only retains 90% of it’s initial R-value over its lifetime and the R-value of Neopor GPS is up to 30% higher than EPS (white foam).

3. Thermo-Brace Structural Sheathing

Thermo-Brace is a fiberboard structural sheathing with a composite core that provides the structural strength required while offering a more weather-resistant barrier than OSB. It costs less than OSB or ZIP System® and is lighter, easier to handle, cut, and install.

4. Thermo-Brace w/ Non-Reflective Facer (WRB)

Additional weather-resistant barrier protection on the reverse side. Reversible installation allows for this side to be faced out or in.

Durable, Cost-Saving, and Faster Installation

Exclusively using BASF Neopor® GPS (Graphite Polystyrene) rigid foam in conjunction with Barricade Thermo-Brace, Thermo-Brace S.I.B. is a reversible, lightweight, 4-in-1 structural sheathing solution that provides four layers of enforced protection against water, moisture vapor, mold, and more. Thermo-Brace S.I.B. is today’s energy-efficient and cost-effective insulative solution for architects, contractors, and builders.

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Product Benefits

  • Weather Resistant Weather-Resistant Barrier (WRB) on both sides of the product, offering double the protection
  • Mold Resistant Guaranteed protection and increased resistance against mold
  • Code Compliant Complies with 2012, 2015, and 2018 International Energy Codes & Neopor GPS is GREENGUARD certified for Gold Indoor Air Quality
  • Cost Efficient Stable pricing and material savings that reduce energy consumption
  • Faster, Easier Install Fewer materials mean lower costs, faster installation, and reduced labor costs
  • Lightweight structure can be used up to 24 inches on center while still providing protection and strength to your building

Product Specifications

Insulative R-Value

Two 2018 energy code options, R3 and R5, designed to resist conductive and convective heat flow via an outstanding thermal break system.

Structural

Both options can be used in place of OSB. R3 and R5 both meet structural requirements with test results you can trust.

Weather Resistant

Replaces the need to add additional outside WRB protection – protects against rain, water vapor, heat, cold, and more.

Standard Sizes

  • 48″ x 96″
  • 48″ x 108″
  • 48″ x 120″

Optional Sizes*

  • 48 3/4″ x 120″
  • 48″ x 132″
  • 48 3/4″ x 132″
  • 48″ x 144″
  • 48 3/4″ x 144″

*Custom Sizes Available

Specifications & Installation Guides

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Brochure & Specifications
Installation Guide
TER Evaluation Report – Green
TER Evaluation Report – Red

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