Monday Morning Workshops
Air sealing wood frame buildings is often the most challenging undertaking in retrofit work. Complex assemblies and difficult to access parts, as well as mind boggling air sealing puzzles, can add extra time and expense to your project. Planning ahead, and understanding of how buildings leak, and knowledge of best choices for air sealing materials is essential to achieve your air tightness goals. The course will show how and where wood frame buildings leak air: saving you time looking for and sealing leaks in the wrong places. It will site the eight decrees of successful air sealing to assure you get it right and tight the first time. It will review the three critical points for what a good air sealant materials are, and give you the basic knowledge and confidence to be as successful as possible on your next high performance building. project. Now that your building is tight; we will learn how to introduce balanced and fresh makeup air.