Managing Moisture & Solving Water Intrusion Problems
Provider: DuPont™ Tyvek® Weatherization Systems
Program: Managing Moisture and Solving Water Intrusion Problems in Residential Building Envelopes
Length: 1 hour
Credits: 1 LU Hour
- Learn how to design durable wall systems for residential construction by protecting walls from damage due to air, water and moisture infiltration.
- Understand the importance of building redundancy in residential wall systems, as well as the various methods currently available for protecting the building envelope.
The CES facilitator utilizes a PowerPoint presentation to provide an in-depth overview of how moisture infiltrates residential wall systems and causes damage to building materials, which contributes to indoor air.
quality problems and creates costly repairs and call backs. An interactive “Fill-in-the-Blank” handout increases the learning experience. The program concludes with a review of the various methods currently available to wrap the building envelope and protect against air, water and moisture infiltration.
Electrical power and a screen for the presentation. The CES facilitator supplies the laptop and projectors.
Architects, Specifiers, Building Owners and other design professionals in the residential market. This program meets every experience level with time designed into the program for questions and answers.
All DuPont™ Tyvek® Specialists have received in-depth training on CES guidelines and this presentation in addition to Building Science, Specifications and the overall Building Design Process.
There is no cost to bring this program to you, your firm or chapter meeting.