Rough Opening Protection
The StoGuard® System includes rough open protection optimized for a variety of conditions and trades. Proper protection of rough openings joints is critical for minimizing the risk of moisture intrusion and unwanted air movement.
Air & Moisture Barrier Categories
Sto RapidGuard ™ is a single-component, multi-use air barrier and waterproof material used to seal rough openings, sheathing joints, seams, cracks, and transitions in above grade wall construction. Its fast-drying, flexible coverage makes it easy to provide high-quality air and moisture protection across multiple applications.
|SUBSTRATE TYPE:||CMU, Concrete, Brick Masonry, Gypsum Sheathing, Wood, Galvanized metal and Cement based Sheathings.|
|TYPE OF APPLICATION:||Apply with a caulking gun.|
StoGuard® Tape is a self-adhering air and moisture barrier material composed of spun bond polyester fabric laminated to rubberized asphalt adhesive. The polyester fabric strengthens the material while providing a surface to which most coatings will bond. Available in 6- and 9- inch widths.
|SUBSTRATE TYPE:||Smooth surfaces, including primed Concrete, CMU, Glass-Mat Gypsum Sheathing, Exterior Plywood, OSB, Cement Board, Asphalt saturated Felt and most House Wraps.|
|TYPE OF APPLICATION:||Apply on rough openings to provide protection.|
StoGuard® RediCorner™ is a preformed fabric piece used in the corners of the rough openings for quicker installation. Used with either Sto Gold Coat® or StoGuard® VaporSeal™.
|SUBSTRATE TYPE:||Suitable for application of Sto Gold Coat® or StoGuard® VaporSeal™.|
|TYPE OF APPLICATION:||Placed on the inside and outside corners of rough openings.|