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Benefits of High-Performance Gypsum Panels for Moisture Mgt & Project Scheduling

Format On Demand: Online
Offered by AEC Daily Corporation
Category Indoor environmental quality

This 1 hour course for architects, engineers, contractors, specifiers and residential builders considers the design of energy-efficient buildings, which must include an effective, lasting, moisture-management strategy. Moisture management is essential to resilient, sustainable, healthy buildings. No prerequisite knowledge required to take this course.)Once finished the reader should be able to assess moisture management needs for energy-efficient, high-performance buildings;
describe construction detailing and schedulingof high-performance envelopes; discuss how fiberglass mat gypsum panels are used as a rigid substrate behind air-resistive barriers,and
list benefits of water-resistant fiberglass mat gypsum panels in interiors, fighting mold and moisture, and controlling envelope moisture issues. A ten question quiz follows the course.

Objectives

Assess moisture management needs for energy-efficient, high-performance buildings
Describe construction detailing and scheduling of high-performance envelopes
Discuss how fiberglass mat gypsum panels are used as a rigid substrate behind air-resistive barriers, and
List benefits of water-resistant fiberglass mat gypsum panels in interiors, fighting mold and moisture, and controlling envelope moisture issues.

Purchase info
CE Hours 1.0
AIA/CES (LU) 1.0
BOMI (CPD) 1.0