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BuildShield FireStop combines a patent-pending combination of a vinyl extrusion track and adhesive stainless steel barrier at the top of a wall or floor transition to prevent hot gasses or sparks from spreading fire into an attic or space between floors.

BuildShield FireStop Protection

BuildShield is a barrier preventing flame spread behind walls in your home or building. BuildShield FireStop Protection combines a PVC extrusion track and stainless steel barrier. Placed at the top of a wall or floor transition, this barrier prevents hot gases and sparks from spreading behind wall finishes via a chimney effect into an attic or between floors. BuildShield maintains the integrity of fire-rated floor systems.

FireStop Benefits

  • Quick and easy to install PVC extrusion track combines with a stainless steel fire barrier.
  • BuildShield Firestop creates a continuous barrier from the concrete core to the concrete or wood floor system.
  • Compatible with many floor system designs.
  • PVC extrusion track fits snugly over any 2.5” thick EPS foam panel.
  • PVC extrusion track keeps stainless steel barrier in place during all phases of construction.
  • 100,000 PSI stainless steel tensile strength with a melting point of 2500°F.
  • BuildShield is installed at the top of walls or between floors.
  • Complies with fire code requirements to prevent flame spread around floor systems.
  • BuildShield is a durable 2-component system that ships in 4’ sections for cost-effective shipping and storage.
BuildShield Firestop Brochure
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BuildShield Product Installation Guide
The BuildShield Product Installation Guide is included in every box of the BuildShield product. This …
BuildShield Termite and Firestop Manual
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BuildShield Installation