Using the Right Materials with Joe Lstiburek
Watch as Dr. Joe Lstiburek discusses the challenges of open-joint cladding and best practices.
Open-joint cladding design elements are being applied by the world’s most advanced building professionals designing some of the most cutting-edge buildings. However, they require extra attention to manage the infiltration of exterior weather. While enhancing the visual aesthetics of a building, this design can expose structural components within the wall to wind, water, and sun, ultimately jeopardizing building performance if not properly protected.
Dr. Joe Lstiburek, acclaimed educator and founding principal of Building Science Corporation, discusses the challenges of open-joint cladding and best practices.
Tips for HVAC Quality Control Targets and Specs for Builders and Contractors
In this video, Corbett Lundsford talks about HVAC quality control targets and testing.
NEEP: Centering Equity in the Rules and Regulations of a Building Performance Standard
This is a guide for policymakers, regulators, and others involved in program design to use as the rules and regulations for Building Performance Standards are crafted.