AIA-Accredited Webinar: Understanding the Challenges of the Building Enclosure


Lerch Bates will host a free AIA-Accredited Presentation Webinar March 16 at Noon CST. Understanding the Challenges of the Building Enclosure, course CC-ED 15, will review the complexities and design trade-offs required to build a high performance, sustainable building facade. Join Michelle Murray, Director, who will lead the discussion with four industry experts to examine challenges associated with each assembly component, from the framing through the rainscreen, we highlight concerns that require consideration during design and construction.

Key discussion points include:

  • Maximizing design flexibility while maintaining code compliance
  • Challenges of choosing and placing an air and weather barrier
  • Analyze codes of thermal bridging
  • Insulation and thermal spacer selection
  • Continuous insulation challenges
  • Requirements of a rainscreen cladding system

Understanding The Challenges of The Building Enclosure
Live Webinar: March 16, 2022, Noon – 1:30PM CST
The course is free and counts as 1 HSW credit

This webinar is sponsored by: Lerch Bates, EBP, Owens Corning, Cascadia Windows & Doors, and VaproShield

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