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Quality


My only complaint with the product is that the paper backing sometimes does not come off easily and this added about 20% to the...  Read More


Now that it's all done and we've had a few dozen good rainstorms to test out the waterproofing, i can say i'm pleased with the result.


It does take some time to apply the product.


I didn't mind that at all for the quality of the product.

Packaging/appearance


The width of the tape (4 inches) was perfect for overlapping the rainescape joints and covering the joist.


Others complain the packaging is a pain to open, and it is, but i'd rather pay less and get cheap packaging, because the pro...  Read More


And i can tell because the rainescape keeps all of the other water directed away from underneath and i'd definitely notice any ...  Read More

Competitiveness


This caused me some concern as it looked like water could flow over the sides and then up to the top of the joists by capillary...  Read More


I used this and the cheaper brand they sell on amazon and menards.

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  • This product had a total of 402 reviews as of our last analysis date on Feb 3 2021.
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Most positive reviewquestion

Easy to use time will tell how well it performs

Most authentic reviewquestion

Product seemed to stick well to the joists...product appears to work exactly as described.


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It was tedious, but that was not because the tape is difficult to use - it was a cinch.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If the tape didn't adhere well at times, it was only on poorly cleaned parts of the floor joists.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    On the other hand, because i ran a little short, i picked up a few feet of a blue backed membrane product, which didn't adhere at all well, plus shows blue through the deck spacing.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Without this product water can become trapped and possibly lead to rot damage on wooden framing.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Butyl-based tapes - there are some conditions where a butyl-based adhesive is preferable to asphalt.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    That way when water seeps through the cracks of the top of the deck it won’t rot the joists, it will pool then gravity will run it down the sides of the joist.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I apply it starting at the bottom of the header board, wrap it around to the wide face of the board and then i apply a second strip from the top wrapping down to the wide face of the board over top of the bottom piece.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I took 1 star of because it did not stick to the sides of the joist - peeled up.

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