What is OSB Sheathing

What is OSB Sheathing Used For?

Sheathing is the supporting structure that acts as a cover for the surfaces of a building. The main function of sheathing is to provide a surface where other materials can be applied to, either on either floors, roofs, or walls of structures. It also provides additional structural integrity to buildings. Oriented strand boards are increasingly …

Oriented Strand Board Water Resistant

Is Oriented Strand Board (OSB) Water Resistant?

When building residential wood structures, a good home builder will invest a lot of time in choosing the materials that will best serve future homebuyers. Sometimes, the cost of materials will be a primary concern, forcing the homebuilder to consider the cheapest alternatives. Other times, the focus might fall on materials that are more practical …