DriStud Wall Wrap

Fire Retardant, Breathable, Absorbent, Air barrier Non-Woven Wall Underlay

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DriStud Wall Wrap is engineered from resilient non-woven fabric and is a commercial grade building wrap. DriStud Wall Wrap has a high resistance to moisture and is perfectly suited for Residential and Commercial Buildings with high-permeable moisture transfer requirements.

DriStud Wall Wrap is also an air barrier that allows for high moisture vapour transfer creating a healthier and more energy-efficient structure for projects in wet or cold climates and/or for projects requiring high vapour permeability.

CodeMark Certified

Key Features

  • CodeMark™ Certified
  • Fire Retardant (FR Index: 3)
  • UV Exposure: 90 days
  • Vapour Permeable & Absorbent
  • Air barrier (can be used on gable ends)
  • Can be direct fixed with absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings
  • Can be direct fixed to timber and steel-framing
  • Can be installed over an 18mm minimum drained cavity
  • Can be used for residential and commercial buildings
  • Translucent for ease of Installation
  • Suitable for “Very High” Wind Zones when used as standalone flexible underlay
  • Suitable for “Extra High” Wind Zones when used as a flexible underlay over a rigid wall underlay


Water Resistant
Provides a high resistance to moisture while restricting air movement within the wall cavity.

Air barrier
Has a specialized air barrier material allows for the highest moisture vapour transfer creating a healthier more energy-efficient structure for projects in wet and cold climates.

Is tailored for projects requiring higher levels of permeability and minimizes the probability of condensation build-up.

Meets NZ Building Codes
Meets or exceeds applicable building codes for water resistant barriers and air barriers. DriStud Wall Wrap is CodeMark™ certified for both commercial and residential applications.

Is extremely robust and will remain fastened longer.

Energy Efficient
Creates a healthier more energy efficient structure due to its specialized air barrier material.

Simple Application
Lightweight yet durable. DriStud Wall Wrap is translucent making locating studs, openings and corners quick and easy.

Custom Printing Available
2 colour printing available – short lead time and small MOQ


Technical Properties

Weight107 ±5 g/m2
Flammability indexAS1530.2-19933
Fire RetardantYes
UV ExposureUp to 90 days
Water Vapour ResistanceASTM E96 Procedure B0.202 MNs/g; Pass
AbsorbancyAS/NZS 4201: Part 6Requirement ≥100 g/m²; 196 g/m² - Pass
Air ResistanceBS ISO 5636-5:2003Requirement ≥0.1 MN s/m³; Pass
Air BarrierYes
Water ResistanceAS/NZS 4201.4:1994Requirement ≥100mm H₂O; Pass
Tensile StrengthASTM D882MD: > 2 KN/m, CD: > 1 KN/m
Edge Tear StrengthTAPPI T470MD: > 100 N, CD: > 55 N
Durability (years)50

Available Sizes



Custom Print Form

DriStud Wall Wrap Custom Print