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Do you have your finger on the pulse of the latest products and services on the market? Are there new techniques and approaches to investigate? What are others in the industry doing that you’re not? Find out February 14–16, 2018 at North America’s largest event dedicated to cold climate residential building. Register now, then download the program book and check out these tips before you go.

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Thursday, February 15 • 10:30am - 11:45am
High-performance walls and exterior insulation

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During this session we will outline the ever increasing challenges presented by changes to building codes and energy programs. We will discuss material and design choices and consumer expectations in creating high-performance buildings. We will focus on the science behind making walls more durable, safer and more energy efficient by utilizing exterior insulation without compromising cost effectiveness and build ability.

AIA 1.25 LU/HSWs, ASHI 1 CEC hour, BPI 1.25 CEUs, DSPS 1 Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification, 1 UDC-Construction Inspector Certification, GBCI 1 CE hour, IACET 0.1 CEU, NAHB, NARI 1.25 CEUs, NATE 1.25 CEHs, RESNET 1.25 PD credits

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Gord Cooke

Construction Instruction Inc.
Gord is a professional engineer with over 25 years of experience in the low and high-rise residential building industry. As an educator, industry consultant and much sought after presenter, Gord has a unique talent for taking the building science issues that he sees in the field... Read More →

Thursday February 15, 2018 10:30am - 11:45am CST