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AVAILABLE ON DEMAND The course will cover the types of waterproofing systems commonly used, as well as the codes and standards they have to meet or exceed. Specific sections of the International Building Codes that pertain to waterproofing design will be explored in depth and their implications for waterproofing design will be illustrated.Read More
AVAILABLE ON DEMAND: Solar is an investment that keeps paying off, but building owners want to know how to best maximize their ROI. Mounting PV to a metal roof provides owners with this solution by eliminating unnecessary costs.Read More
AVAILABLE ON DEMAND This course will help attendees understand codes and standards that affect the design of the building envelope and explore design solutions that offer the best energy efficiency, thermal value, fire performance and moisture control. The presentation will define “continuous insulation” and explain how its use affects energy code compliance. It will also discuss the environmental features and benefits of using polyiso insulation.Read More
AVAILABLE ON DEMAND Learn the types of vegetated roofs, benefits, and components of roof assembly and design followed by a discussion on how green roofs mitigate urban heat island effect and reduce storm water run-off.Read More
EDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.
Welcome to EDC's crossword puzzle. This puzzle was created specifically for the green building industry by Myles Mellor; all the clues and answers relate to industry terms. Click to view the interactive version of the puzzle that appeared in print. Or if you prefer, you'll find a PDF link to this month's puzzle and solution.