Vapor Barrier Sheathing

Definition

A protective cover, commonly made of polyethylene, used for damp proofing walls and floors.

Things you need to know

Vapor barrier sheathing can also improve insulation.

Also known as

Vapor Diffusion Retarder, Vapor Barrier

Cost Considerations

Vapor Barrier Sheathing costs approximately $1 per square foot.

Costs vary greatly by region (and even by zip code). To get free estimates from local contractors, please indicate yours.

Mentioned in

Attic Insulation Cost
Bamboo Flooring Installation Cost
Bedroom Remodeling Cost
Blown-In Insulation Cost
Concrete Foundation Cost
Fiber-Cement Siding Replacement Cost
Fiber-Cement Siding on Addition Cost
Hardwood Floor Installation Cost
Home Insulation Cost
House Siding Cost Cost
Indoor Swimming Pool Installation Cost
Indoor vs Outdoor Pool Cost
Metal Siding Cost
Metal Siding Replacement Cost
Radon Testing and Abatement Cost
Sauna Installation Cost
Slab vs Crawl Space Foundation Cost
Spray Foam Insulation Cost
Stone Siding Installation Cost
Stucco Siding Repair Cost
Stucco vs Brick Cost
Subfloor Installation Cost
Wet Room vs Traditional Bathroom Cost
Wine Cellar Cost
Wood Siding Cost
Wood Siding Replacement Cost