The Fortifiber Building Systems Group manufactures building products that help protect builders and owners from water intrusion and moisture that can damage residential and commercial buildings. These products, called Moisture Control Systems, bring together sound building science principles and proven product designs. They provide effective protection against water intrusion and moisture, increasing building durability and reducing energy requirements.
Aquabar B protects the life of hardwood and tile flooring by reducing moisture migration from underneath the floor. It is a Class II Vapor Retarder and is the only product in its class to pass the most rigorous Indoor Air Quality Standards, California’s CA1350. Aquabar B is the smart solution to moisture protection for floors.
FortiBoard and FB Tape provides a heavy duty surface protection system with enhanced moisture resistance yet breathes to allow curing of finishes. The non-corrugated board is easy to handle and increases impact resistance by 50%. Fortiboard protects surfaces such as flooring and counter tops from accidents and tough jobsite conditions.
HWD 15 was developed specifically as an underlayment for wood flooring. A Class III Vapor Retarder, it slows moisture that can originate under floors and damage wood. It is cleaner than products like roofing felt and has passed California’s demanding test for indoor air quality, CA 1350.