EEBA Houses That Work - New Homes - Dallas

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EEBA Houses That Work - New Homes - Dallas

Time: April 9, 2013 from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Embassy Suites Dallas, DFW Airport North Outdoor World
Street: 2401 Bass Pro Drive
City/Town: Grapevine, TX 76051
Phone: 952-881-1098
Event Type: building, science, educational, training
Organized By: Jill Lindman
Latest Activity: Mar 28, 2013

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Houses That Work Education is a valuable tool to enable builders and trade partners to put processes in place to cost effectively solve key construction details that most affect building performance. Participants will understand the importance of their role in producing a house that works while reducing builder risk and improving customer satisfaction and the builder’s bottom line. 

Framing, Insulating, Air Sealing, Plumbing, Electricians, and HVAC contractors learn the impact their trade has on other trades, and how to efficiently build a house that operates as a system.

 Each Session Includes: Lunch, Registration Materials and Handouts, Mini-Expo provided by National Education Partners, EEBA's Bookstore.

In this intensive session, you will learn: 

  • Building Science Principles
  • Wall and Roof Structures
  • Window and Door Systems
  • Protecting Building Systems
  • Foundations
  • Mechanical Systems
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Marketing for Performance
  • Local/Climate-Specific Best Practices
  • Program and Code Compliance

 

 

 

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