WEBINAR: Above Grade Continuous Insulation in Type I-IV Wall Construction
Thu August 18 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1 LU | HSW
Presented by Atlas Roofing Corporation
Course Description: This session provides a comprehensive overview of rigid foam continuous insulation in five topic areas; continuous insulation, thermal bridging, types of rigid foam insulation, energy and building code compliance and fire performance criteria for Types I-IV construction.
- Define continuous insulation and where Energy Codes now prescribe continuous insulation.
- Understand thermal bridging and the importance of eliminating thermal bridges.
- Understand building and energy code compliance, including prescriptive, R-value and performance paths.
- Discuss the fire performance criteria for rigid foam insulation in Types I-IV construction and how it affects continuous insulation.