Installation | The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
AIA/CES: 1 Credit
Health, Safety, Welfare (HSW)
Understand how proper installation of windows and doors affects performance, product longevity, and the integrity of the building structure. We will further consider the failure rate when correct install methods are not followed.
Recognize how proper installation of windows and doors can impact the comfort, health, and safety of the occupants. A requirement for a safe and healthy home.
Discuss regional installation best practices, by local jurisdiction, considering flashing materials and other components as they relate to regional climate and code requirements.
Discuss architectural solutions for mulled window composites; mull covers, trim, casings; and how to create a uniform look when structural support is required.