reinforcing mesh is a high-strength, open-weave, pre-sized, resin-treated, fiberglass cloth. It is used in conjunction with various types of coatings to provide reinforcement of and thickness control for the coating. It also provides a method to bridge gaps, joints and crevices in the insulation. It will not burn, and it meets or exceeds all government or private safety codes. Incorporates a thread count of 10 x 10 strands per square inch.