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DryBarrier® subfloor provides true moisture and mold protection while adding warmth to finished floors on concrete slabs.
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Where there is concrete, there is moisture that can cause dangerous mold and poor air quality when it comes in direct contact with your flooring. DryBarrier® subfloor system is mold and mildew resistant and provides a moisture barrier to protect and add warmth to finished floors on concrete slabs. Convenient and simple to install, DryBarrier® makes it easy to transform a cool, damp area into a warm, dry living space for your family.

The DryBarrier® Difference

  • Mold and mildew resistant
  • Tile flexibility
  • No organic material
  • Complete vapour barrier
  • Durable to 11,500 lbs per sq. ft.
  • Low profile and lightweight
  • Easy to install and re-install
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Why DryBarrier®?

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Mold and Mildew Resistant

  • Tiles are an innovative thermoplastic elastomer material tested and proven to resist mold and mildew growth.
  • Does not contain organic materials like chipboard that degrade over time when exposed to moisture.

Lightweight and Flexible

  • Convenient and easy to transport.
  • Tiles can be easily cut inside with no messy debris or hazardous air.
  • Engineered with flexibility to accommodate concrete irregularities eliminating the need for shims.
  • Provide a soft comfort feel under many flooring types.
  • Stands up to heavy home furnishings up to 11,500 lbs per sq. ft.

Air-flow Technology

  • Tiles create a thermal break adding up to 3⁰C of warmth to the finished floor.
  • Raised channels under the tile allow concrete to breathe and evaporation of moisture.

Water-flow Channels

  • In the event of basement flooding, raised channels allow water to flow under tiles to a floor drain.
  • Other systems can trap water causing foul odours, mold and mildew.

Low Profile

  • Tile profile maximize headroom in a new living space and reduce transitions between rooms.
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DryBarrier Technology

DryBarrier® is a modular subfloor tile system made from thermoplastic elastomer and is used on concrete as a subfloor for below grade, slab on grade, and suspended slab construction. The tiles snap together in a stack bond or running bond pattern providing a vapour barrier with a 1/4" air space between the concrete and finished floor. The durable top surface is flat to support finished flooring applications.

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Product Specifications

Overall Tile Length: 24.00 Inches
Overall Tile Width: 24.00 Inches
Tile Coverage Length: 23.00 Inches
Tile Coverage Width: 23.00 Inches
Tile Height/Thickness: 0.375 Inches (3/8")
Tile Coverage: 3.70 square feet
Tile Weight: 2.50 lbs
Colour: Black
Surface Finish: Sandblast
Country of Origin: Canada
Material Type: Thermoplastic Elastomer

Packaging Specifications

Standard Pack Quantity: 8 Tiles
Standard Pack Size: 24"L x 24"W x 3"H
Standard Pack Weight: 20 lbs
Standard Pack Coverage: 30 square feet
Standard Pallet Quantity: 416 Tiles (52 Packs)
Standard Pallet Size: 48"L x 48"W x 45"H
Standard Pallet Weight: 1,125 lbs
Standard Pallet Coverage: 1,560 square feet
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*Laminate, carpet, vinyl, and floating engineered hardwood are ideal for floor coverings with DryBarrier®.

If applicable, follow manufacturer’s installation guidelines.

Description

DryBarrier® is a low profile modular subfloor tile system made from thermoplastic elastomer and is used on concrete as a subfloor for below grade and slab on-grade construction. The tiles easily snap together with no shims required, in a stack bond pattern minimizing cuts. DryBarrier adds warmth and creates a vapor barrier with a 1/4” air space between the concrete and finished floor. The durable top surface is flat and can support finished floor applications such as laminates, carpet, engineered vinyl planks and engineered floating hardwood.

DryBarrier Product

Specifications

Product Specifications

Overall Tile Length: 24.00 Inches
Overall Tile Width: 24.00 Inches
Tile Coverage Length: 23.00 Inches
Tile Coverage Width: 23.00 Inches
Tile Height/ Thickness: 0.375 Inches (3/8")
Tile Coverage: 3.70 square feet
Tile Weight: 2.50 lbs
Colour: Black
Surface Finish: Sandblast
Country of Origin: Canada
Material Type: Thermoplastic Elastomer

Packaging Specifications

Standard Pack Quantity: 8 Tiles
Standard Pack Size: 24"L x 24"W x 3"H
Standard Pack Weight: 20 lbs
Standard Pack Coverage: 30 square feet
Standard Pallet Quantity: 416 Tiles (52 Packs)
Standard Pallet Size: 48"L x 48"W x 45"H
Standard Pallet Weight: 1,125 lbs
Standard Pallet Coverage: 1,560 square feet