Date: November 18, 2014
Session 1: 10:30am – 11:30am – Attend either Brick Fundamentals OR Boral Versetta Stone
Lunch: 11:30am – 12:00pm – Lunch will be provided
Session 2: 12:00pm – 1:00pm – Attend either Boral TruExterior Trim OR Cultured Stone by Boral
Credits Awarded: Each presentation provides 1 AIA HSW CE Credit
109 South Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35233
Seating is limited, so please reserve your spot by November 13
The intent of this course is to analyze the ASTM performance criteria for clay brick and identify how it offers durability, safety, and energy efficiency benefits.
Participants will examine the clay face brick manufacturing process and describe the environmental, health, and life cycle benefits of the resulting ceramic product
Participants will analyze the key aspects of ASTM performance criteria for clay brick and how these brick contribute to the durability of a masonry wall system
Participants will define the components of a drainage wall system and explain how it increases energy efficiency and assists with moisture management
Participants will identify brick orientation and bond patterns and observe how different orientations and patterns affect the aesthetic appeal of a project
An examination of the new Mortarless Stone Veneer category of cladding products as it relates to other types of stone veneers, specifically around the areas of installation and applications.
Identify the various types of stone veneer products and material composition.
Understand the attributes of manufactured stone veneer products and installation systems.
Define the mortarless stone veneer category and installation method.
Identify key applications and installation guidelines for mortarless stone veneer.
An examination of the new Poly-Ash category of exterior trim products as it relates to other types of trim, specifically around the areas of installation, longevity, maintenance and sustainability.
Identify the various categories of exterior trim.
Understand key attributes of each exterior trim category.
Define the Poly-Ash category of exterior trim.
Identify key applications and installation guidelines for Poly-Ash products.
Discuss the sustainable advantages of poly-ash trim products.