IKO Rubershield Fireguard Housewrap is a low flammability, vapour permeable membrane, for use within framed wall construction as a house wrap. This vapour permeable breather membrane offers all the characteristics of the current IKO Rubershield range with the added benefit of fire retardant properties that self-extinguish if ignited, providing a solution in line with part B of the Approved Documents – fire regulations.

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Allows the passage of harmful water vapour

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Weather Resistant

Acts as a secondary barrier to liquid water, wind driven snow and debis

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Lightweight & Flexible

Ease of transportation and use on-site

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Fire Resistant

Reaction to fire
(EN 13501-1): B-s1-d0


IKO Rubershield Fireguard Housewrap achieves a classification B-s1-d0 to BS EN13501-1, with a limited contribution to smoke production (s1), and forms no droplets when burnt (d0), providing a solution in line with Part B – fire safety regulations.

IKO Rubershield Fireguard Housewrap is suitable for use within most constructions and when used with the IKO Rubershield lap and jointing tapes, this component product forms an airtight and watertight secondary barrier to liquid water and reduces smoke penetration to the construction.


Composition – Non-Woven polypropylene
Form – Roll
Colour – White
Dimentions – 50 x 1.5M
Thickness – 0.3mm
Weight – 90g/m2

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IKO Rubershield jointing tape

Double-sided. Used for joining the IKO Rubershield Vapour Permeable Membrane Range.

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IKO Rubershield Lap Tape

Single-sided. Used for the purpose of securing overlaps (in conjunction with IKO Rubershield Jointing Tape) and minor patch repairs should they be required on site.

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