Continuing Education

The Benefits of Glass-Reinforced, Graphite-Infused Composite Cladding

Approximately 1 hour

Exterior cladding must be long lasting, maintenance-free, and aesthetically pleasing to meet the design demands of property and homeowners. An innovative composite cladding solution, developed with a patented technology that incorporates glass-reinforced polymers and graphite-infused polystyrene, meets and exceeds these requirements. This course describes the design challenges property and homeowners often face when selecting cladding, and it offers a solution. Performance characteristics such as thermal resistance, wind load resistance, and fire ratings are discussed. Installation techniques and a case study are also examined.

Presented by Farrell Farmer, Mark Neach, Sam Savides, James Scarangella, Mike Spera, and Bob Willey on behalf of Associated Materials - Alside.

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This course is rated 1 SD symbol. This course contains minimal sustainable design information. You can read more about the Sustainability Rating system.

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