Raise Your Expectations of Continuous Insulation & Air Barrier Systems
September 8 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Current construction practices have spurred innovation in continuous insulation and air barrier technologies. Specifiers need a solid grasp of continuous insulation and air barrier fundamentals in order to ensure wall systems function as intended. This course will provide an overview of continuous insulation and air barrier technology options for infield and off-site construction. In addition, we will discuss critical considerations including material compatibility, whole system testing and warranty coverages for overall building protection and performance.
- Identify how current construction industry trends are impacting continuous insulation and air barrier products.
- Evaluate the benefits of continuous insulation and air barrier systems including innovations that have increased the performance of both.
- Clarify how whole system testing for continuous insulation and air barrier systems can increase total building performance.
- Recognize how to evaluate, meet requirements for, and understand benefits of continuous insulation and air barrier whole system warranties.
Vanessa Henley is the Category Manager of Facades at Tremco CPG Inc. In their role, they determine the strategy for Tremco Insulation, Finishes, and Air Barriers. She manages the Facades team comprising product and technical experts. Vanessa has been a member of the Tremco product management team for four years and focused their career on product management and product development. She is an active member of the marketing committee for the Air Barrier Association of America.