Why We Build the Way We DoExperience, Building Science (House as a System) and Building Codes

$495.00 (7hrs)

This course will review the Step Code introduced in BC as of Dec 2017 and what effects this has on homebuilders.

Canadian wood frame construction is based on experience and building science. Heat air and moisture flows are based on the building envelope and the indoor and outdoor environment. Building science principles can be applied to all climates to enable the construction of durable energy efficient wood frame buildings.

Canada has a good record for minimizing fire in wood frame buildings. Wood frame assemblies can have high resistance to fire and sound transmission. Fire retardant coatings are available for a range of wood products.

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Williams Lake (May 28, 2018)


1118 Lakeview Cresent

Williams Lake BC

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