Kerto® LVL insulated header

Kerto® LVL insulated header

Unique header solution combines two high performance materials

​Available only in USA

This unique header solution combines two high performance materials into a one-piece, dimensionally stable, structural header with exceptional insulation performance and high speed installation. R-value ratings takes into consideration entire wall assembly utilizing various methods and materials.

Metsä Wood Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber), a superior dimensionally stable and high-load capable engineered wood, comprises the outer structure of the header.

BASF Neopor® EPS Foam contains graphite particles which reflect and absorb radiant heat energy, thereby increasing the materials insulation performance. This means the header can achieve R-value performances far exceeding those possible with standard white EPS.

With an R value of 20 Master Header performs 27% better than conventional batt insulated wall applications.

Benefits:

• Complies with 2009 IRC
• 20 Year 100% R-Value Warranty
• Dimensionally Stable
• High Load Capacity
• Environmentally Friendly
• Predictable Performance

• Single Component Header
• BASF Neopor® Insulation
• Installation Labor Savings
• 2.0 MOE
• 2900 FB

Size

Standard Length

Weight PLF

R-Value

PCS/Unit

3-1/2”x9-1/4”

24’

5.3 lbs

10

25

3-1/2”x11-1/4”

24’

6.4 lbs

10

20

5-1/2”x9-1/4”

24’

5.4 lbs

20

15

5-1/2”x11-1/4”

24’

6.6 lbs

20

12

 

For more information contact Metsä Wood USA sales.