Shepley Wood

AIA Day – Architects Earn 4 Credits

Architects Earn 4 Credits!

Thursday, April 18th | 9:30AM – 2:00PM
The Shepley Showcase
75 Ben Franklin Way, Hyannis

Earn 4 AIA credits for attending the full day of four presentations. Complimentary lunch provided by vendors.
RSVP to Deb MacPhee at dmacphee@shepleywood.com or 508-862-6200.

Schedule

9:30–10:30 AM | 1 LU-HSW | Azek Building Products
The Role of PVC in Sustainable Exterior Building Products
– Understanding the chemistry of PVC
– Misconceptions surrounding PVC manufacturing
– Why use PVC as a building material?
– How to define “green” products

10:30–11:30 AM | 1 LU-HSW | Velux
Benefits of Daylight and Fresh Air in Residential Design
– Understand the strategic placement of roof windows and skylights to optimize natural ventilation.
– Learn how skylights can help contribute to an energy efficient home design.
– Discuss how fresh air skylights help contribute to healthy indoor air quality in residential homes.

11:30 AM–12:00 PM | Complimentary lunch provided by vendors

12:00–1:00 PM | 1 LU-HSW | Smart Vent
Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance
– Describe floods, floodplains, and the potential hazards to buildings.
– Explain the differences between wet and dry floodproofing techniques and acceptable applications.
– Describe the role of flood openings in flood events to ensure resilient structures.

1:00–2:00 PM | 1 LU-HSW | Simpson Strong-Tie
Deck Inspection for New and Existing Construction

– Identify the code and standard provisions in the International Building Code and International Residential Code for the construction of a safe, strong and code-compliant deck
– Summarize the common code violations found during an inspection of new deck construction
– Detect if an existing deck has developed a potentially unsafe issue and is no longer code-compliant
– Utilize a home inspection checklist for deck construction as a preliminary safety assessment

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