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VaproShield’s NEW Online AIA Course

Embracing The Timber Age 

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  1. Explain the benefits and growing popularity of cross-laminated timber (CLT) buildings.
  2. Recognize CLT’s unique sensitivity to moisture and how specially designed building enclosures are required to support building longevity and high performance.
  3. Review options for attaching various cladding components to the CLT panels.
  4. Describe best practices for designing and installing water-resistive barriers (WRBs), vapor retarders, and air barriers (ABs) in CLT wall and roof cladding systems.
  5. Review best practices for detailing CLT roof assemblies of varying slopes

Earn Continuing Education Credits

CEU Arch Record

Suitable vapor-permeable water-resistive-barrier and air-barrier membranes, roof underlayments, and flashing accessories can deliver high-performance enclosures for cross-laminated timber buildings.

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