Web-Series for Texas

Web-Series for Texas

Event Dates

Monday, July 26 | Tuesday, July 27 | Wednesday, July 28 | Thursday, July 29

Available Credits

8 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
2 GBCI General Hour
1 ADA Accessibility / Barrier-Free Req.
1 RCEP PDH(s) for Engineers


Event Agenda

Monday, July 26, 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Retrofit Anchoring of Masonry and Stone Facades
Sponsored By PROSOCO
Presented By Alley Mathson
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

An overview of existing masonry and stone façade instability issues, the cause and recognition of these problems, and the cost-effective re-anchoring solutions for repair involving various masonry wall construction techniques.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Recognize the function and characteristics of brick ties and anchors
  2. Recognize existing masonry veneer instability conditions and their associated cause.
  3. Review the types of retrofit anchoring options and how they function
  4. Summarize the typical retrofit anchoring and masonry restoration process

Monday, July 26, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Sponsored By Wolf Home Products
Presented By Jason Foura
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

A study of the US cabinet market and cabinet construction methods including substrates, composition, hardware, and finishes

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the categories that go in to making up the domestic kitchen cabinet market
  2. Identify and compare various substrates and composition of kitchen cabinets
  3. Examine the features and benefits of various finish options for kitchen cabinets
  4. Define and compare framed and frameless cabinets, as well as factory built versus assembled cabinets
  5. Discuss available and new hardware options
Wolf Home Products
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

The Design Advantages of Composite Roofing Solutions
Sponsored By DaVinci Roofscapes
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

In this one-hour course, design professionals will take an in-depth look at the sustainable, and versatile attributes of composite roofing solutions. The advantages of composite roofing systems will be examined, including long life-cycle, durability, and its ability to be specified in a wide array of applications and environments.

Learning Objectives:
  1. List the green features of virgin-engineered polymer composite roofing materials
  2. State the design and architectural benefits of specifying a composite roofing solution including product integrity, versatility, and aesthetics
  3. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of traditional roofing materials versus synthetic products
  4. Discuss the durability and long life-cycle of composite roofing materials including the various testing methods and approvals related to roofing materials

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Materials, Technology, and Innovative Trends in Casework Systems
Sponsored By Case Systems
Presented By Michael Cline
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

In this one-hour course, the design professional will gain an understanding of how manufactured casework has evolved over the years. Recent developments in casework that will explained include innovation in materials, concepts and how new manufacturing methods offer advantages.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Define areas that need to be included when specifying casework, including edge, core, and hardware and explain how the proper detailing can lead to a successful project that is aesthetically pleasing and maintains the welfare of building occupants.
  2. Identify current trends and code considerations when specifying laminate casework and how adhering to safety standards will produce a project that is durable and environmentally conscious.
  3. Compare and contrast different core materials and what unique characteristics they each have regarding the safety of building occupants.
  4. Discuss how Division 6 and Division 12 specifications impact your casework project.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Beauty & Sustainability: Custom Wood Garage Door Solutions
Sponsored By CAMBEK
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

This course covers the use of custom wood doors for large exterior openings found on garages, car barns, pool houses, and other auxiliary spaces. Wood doors allow for broad design flexibility and function but present unique considerations for longevity, installation, and safe operation for the end user.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Operating Method: Horizontal and vertical operating options that can be met with custom wood doors and what factors to consider when making that decision.
  2. Design & Engineering: How to custom design wood doors based on operation, opening size and clearances, number of slabs or sections, and hardware requirements, to meet both aesthetics and safe, long term use.
  3. Strength & Longevity: Choosing the right wood species, frame components, and joinery for a stable and secure door and the right finishes, and maintenance schedules to ensure a long lifespan for a custom wood door.
  4. Installation & Safe Operation: How to prepare an opening for successful install, customize operation with the use of various track configurations, and ensure safe and controlled operation.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Understanding Advanced Wall System Design Around Continuous Insulation
Sponsored By Rockwool
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

This session explores evolving trends in building enclosure technology, and subsequent changes in energy efficient building design; with especial focus on the role of continuous exterior insulation (CI).

Learning Objectives:
  1. Consider how recent changes in building and energy codes can and should influence your design strategy for producing whole building energy efficiency.
  2. Understand how proper material selection and good design for wall assemblies is critical for ensuring reliable long term energy efficient performance.
  3. Learn how newer cladding attachment systems are being utilized in the construction of highly insulated wall assemblies and how to apply these technologies to your projects.
  4. Gain a better understanding of how these systems are being installed in the field and the minimal changes to current construction practices.
Thursday, July 29, 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Compression-Seal Technology: A Sustainable Solution for High-Performance Windows and Doors
Sponsored By REHAU
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

This course explains the benefits of compression-seal technology for high-performance window and door systems, including definitions, how it works, and performance benefits.

Learning Objectives:
  1. State the definition of compression-seal technology as applied to high-performance window and door systems.
  2. Explain how a compression seal works.
  3. List the product configurations using compression-seal technology.
  4. Explain the performance benefits of compression-seal technology for windows and doors.
  5. Recognize the best applications of compression-seal technology.

Thursday, July 29, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Trending Accessible Design Standards: Restrooms, Locker Rooms & Adjacent Public Spaces
Sponsored By Bradley Corporation
Presented By Daniel Hughes
1 ADA Accessibility / Barrier-Free Req.
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 RCEP PDH(s) for Engineers

Accessible design is a core requirement for most facility design projects. Ten (10) Emerging Accessible Design Trends & Tools demonstrate how designers are applying them to their projects. The class identifies who needs and how to provide accessibility in the toilet & locker room space.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify 10 Emerging Accessibility Design Trends & Tools.
  2. Explain the principles of accessibility and universal design.
  3. Assess and Apply accessibility standards and regulations that govern accessible toilet & locker rooms.
  4. Evaluate and Apply accessible design for toilet & Locker room layout, through fixture\accessory selection and placement.
Bradley Corporation

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