SEMINAR Avoid Wall Flashing Leaks: Material Options for Through-Wall Flashing

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CSI Webinar:
Avoid Wall Flashing Leaks: Material Options for Through-Wall Flashing 

THURSDAY, 2- 3PM ET

 

Speaker: Derek McCowan, P.E.

Credit: 1.0 AIA LUs, 1.0 PDHs  

Cost: Member: $75.00, Non Member: $95.00

Based on the article in the November 2011 issue of the Construction Specifier, this webinar discusses concealed building components such as built-in wall flashings are often modified or eliminated as part of the value engineering process. While these hidden components add little to the building's visual appearance, wall flashings are essential parts of its weather protection system. Often, decisions made in the name of cost efficiency provide very modest monetary savings when compared to the resulting degradation in reliability and durability. The speaker looks at various building failures and explores what could have been done differently to provide a better chance for success. The presentation takes a critical, balanced look at various flashing system options, detailing the associated advantages and drawbacks.

Learning Objectives
Define the purpose of through-wall flashing.
Identify fundamental requirements for adequate performance of through-wall flashing.
Learn pros and cons of various popular through-wall flashing materials.
Understand the flaws that caused leakage at various recent projects.
Become aware of other questionable flashing practices common in the industry.
Identify ways to reduce flashing costs responsibly, without significantly increasing risk of failure.

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