Renovation and Rehabilitation by Building Science Corporation

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Renovation and Rehabilitation by Building Science Corporation

Time: June 12, 2014 from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center
Street: 219 Littleton Road
City/Town: Westford
Website or Map: http://www.buildingsciencesem…
Event Type: seminar, class, training
Organized By: Building Science Corporation
Latest Activity: Mar 21, 2014

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You have a row house, you have a walk up, you have a mess and you want to fix it. How do you keep the rain out of it? How do you make it energy efficient, not violate the building code and not irritate your contractor and the owner? How do you not screw up the historic significance if there is any? What about apartments? What about frame houses? How do you deal with brick and masonry basement foundations from the inside? What are sacrificial mortars and renderings? Should I worry about freeze-thaw damage when I insulate on the interior? How do I insulate on the exterior of a mass wall assembly? More questions - and more answers - from a building science guru, Professor Joseph Lstiburek (yes, his old alma matter took him back).

The session is delivered by Dr. Joseph Lstiburek and provides a highly personal "boardroom" discussion the specifics of renovation and rehabilitation. Attendance is limited to 15.

Visit www.buildingscienceseminars.com for more information and to register for the seminar.

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