The Ontario Building Code | Required Sheathing Membrane and Installation Required Sheathing Membrane and installation

(1) Except as provided in Articles to, at least one layer of sheathing membrane shall be applied beneath siding, stucco or masonry veneer.

(2) Sheathing membrane required in Sentence (1) shall be applied so that joints are lapped not less than 100 mm.

(3) Where sheathing membrane required in Sentence (1) is applied horizontally, the upper sheets shall overlap the lower sheets.