Home » Building Components » Wall Sheathing: Reference Page

Wall Sheathing

Roof Online Staff

See More Roofing Topics

Plywood sheathing Label.

Plywood sheathing Label.

Sheathing panel with taped joints.

Sheathing panel with taped joints.

Related Pages

1. GeneralZIP System Sheathing – Information on this interesting sheathing/weather barrier system is available at the website of the manufacturer, Huber Engineered Woods. For a critique of the ZIP System by one of Huber’s competitors, see what DuPont (Tyvek®) has to say.

2. OSB/Plywood: See Roof Online’s page Weight of Plywood and OSB.

3. OSB/Plywood: Great article for history and comparison: “Choosing Between Oriented Strandboard and Plywood” by Paul Fisette is available on the website of the Building and Construction Technology Program at UMASS Amherst.

4. Manufacturers: See this list of sheathing manufacturers.