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Thursday, February 15 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Water intrusion into buildings

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How does water flow? Let's count the ways. We all know that the three major causes of home structural and operational failures are water, water, and water. We often identify these moisture and water problems. How does a professional engineer approach water intrusion and analyze the problems? How does water really flow? How do engineers explain these problems to insurance companies, attorneys, and irate homeowners? Who is at fault when water damage occurs? How do you avoid these issues? Learn how a professional engineer, legal consultant and home inspector approaches water problems and traces the causes and solutions.

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

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Thomas Feiza

Mr. Fix-It, Inc.
Tom is a professional engineer, home inspector, ASHI certified inspector and a writer. Tom presents technical workshops at national and local educational meetings for home inspectors. He also gives presentations to builders, remodelers, attorneys, homeowners and others with home-related... Read More →

Thursday February 15, 2018 1:30pm - 2:45pm CST