Designing with Masonry For A Healthier Environment

Course Description: Masonry can be used for a variety of different applications. Because of its durable nature, and use of less embodied energy, it is a very environmentally friendly building product. Masonry offers a variety of different facial applications that can greatly enhance the decorative appearance of the building. This program will discuss the different ASTM specification classifications that the architect utilizes regarding masonry. The different types of masonry products are briefly discussed. Also, the IECC energy codes are discussed, as well as the environmental contribution that masonry offers the architect in the specification of building materials, including the prevention of mold in construction projects.

Delivery Method: Live

Internal Course Code: MS:Tren032

Duration: 1h

HSW Compatible: Yes

Point of Contact Name: Liz McGhie

Point of Contact Email: liz.mcghie@oldcastle.com

Associations Registered With:

Association: AIA

Course Code: LU/HSW

Credit Value: 1 LU