Sisalation® Vapawrap™ Wall

Designed for use in Australia’s cold regions where a water vapour permeable membrane may be required.
Suitable for use behind lightweight cladding such as fibre cement sheets, weather board and timber; as well as brick veneer constructions (refer to the Technical Data Sheet for further detail).
Designed to comply with the requirements of AS/NZS 4200.1:1994. […]

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Sisalation® Tuff Wrap

Renowned reflective wall wrap membrane designed to protect homes and buildings against radiant heat.
Exceptional strength.
When installed adjacent to an air cavity, Sisalation® Tuff Wrap contributes to the overall Total R-value of a building; thereby providing increased comfort to building occupants.
Minimises the amount of moisture absorbed by the frame during construction. […]

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New Sisalation® Product Guides available for download

 
 
We are excited to announce the launch of the  New Sisalation® Product Guide Brochures, consisting of; Tile Roof, Metal Roof, Wall Wrap and Permeable Membranes brochures.
These are now available from the below links for downloading:
The Sisalation® Permeable Membrane Product Guide incorporates the Sisalation® Vapawrap™ Wall and  Sisalation® Vapawrap™  Metal Roof products, […]

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Top 5 Insulation Installation Tips

Installing insulation in a new dwelling or adding insulation to an existing building can make a significant difference to the comfort levels and energy performance of a home, but it is vital that the insulation is installed correctly.
To install insulation without compromising its effectiveness, here are the top 5 insulation installation tips you should consider:

thermal bridging; […]

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Sisalation® Multipurpose

A reflective membrane designed to protect homes and buildings against radiant heat.
Suitable for a range of applications.
Available in various duty strengths.
When installed adjacent to an air cavity, Sisalation® Multipurpose contributes to the overall Total R-value of a building; thereby providing increased comfort to building occupants.
Minimises the amount of moisture absorbed by the frame during construction. […]

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Pipe Acoustic Lagging

A high-performance sound sheathing material.
Consists of a mass loaded flexible vinyl bonded to a foil facing with a decoupling layer.
Designed to reduce noise break-out from pipes, valves, fan housings and ductwork in commercial, industrial and domestic buildings.
Acts as both a noise barrier as well as a noise absorber, thereby providing dual benefits. […]

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Condensation

When designing residential or commercial structures, Building Designers should be aware of the potential of condensation and the risks that condensation may pose to the structural integrity of a building, and to the building’s inhabitants.
What is ‘condensation’?
Water exists in three forms – liquid (water), vapour (moisture) and solid (ice). Condensation is the process by which water vapour changes, […]

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Installation Tips

Installing insulation in a new dwelling or adding insulation to an existing building can make a significant difference to the comfort and energy performance of a home, but it is vital that the insulation is installed correctly.
To install insulation without compromising its effectiveness, you need to consider a range of issues such as:

thermal bridging; […]

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Types of Insulation

There are numerous types of insulation materials, each with their own set of unique features and benefits. Some common types of insulation, used in the Australian built environment, are summarised below.
Glasswool insulation
Glasswool is made from fibres of glass which are arranged using a binder which gives them a texture similar to wool – hence the name.  […]

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Introducing Sisalation® Foam Cell

Fletcher Insulation is proud to announce the launch of its new reflective composite range, Sisalation® Foam Cell!
Officially launched in January 2016, the new range boasts the industry leading Sisalation® brand to endorse the level of sophistication ascribed to it. Sisalation® has undoubtedly led the pliable building membranes industry with a pedigree dating back to WWII; […]

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Hallett Cove Shopping Centre

Project Overview
The Makris Group has significantly expanded Hallett Cove Shopping Centre, located in South Australia, to include a Big W supermarket and specialty shops incorporating a car park and landscaping. The development will help to improve local employment, community activity and strengthen the local economy by generating more opportunity for businesses. […]

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Our History

Fletcher Insulation traces its history back to the 1930’s, when the Australian Sisalkraft company began manufacturing packaging, wall wraps and building membrane products. Foil was added to Sisalkraft paper in the 1940’s to create the insulation product we know as ‘Sisalation®.
Shortly afterwards, in the 1950s, […]

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FAQ’s

GENERAL
What is insulation?
Insulation is a general term used to describe products that reduce heat loss or heat gain by providing a barrier between areas that are significantly different in temperature. Insulation also acts as a sound barrier by reducing the level of sound transmitted from one room to another via partition walls or ceiling voids. […]

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