House Under Construction Rained On


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Old 09-04-01, 03:31 PM
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In process of building a 16' X 24' garage with large attic. I have built the frame up on slab and wrapped with house wrap. It poured rain and even though I had it all taped up, water is trapped between where 2 layers of the housewrap overlapped (about 6 feet)all the way around. Do I have to worry about mold growing in that trapped area or will it eventually dry out? Thanks for any answers.
 
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Old 09-06-01, 11:15 PM
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cant you take the tape off let the water runout flip the house wrap up and let it dry? i would say when you get your roof soffits etc on you wouldnt have any probs.will say that i have never seen that happen in over 20+yrs of building.unless....you have your wrap lapped the wrong way.did you start from the top or bottom?
 
 

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