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Exterior Insulation: Strategies for Success in the Field and Staying on Budget
In this webinar, builder and energy-efficiency consultant Randy Williams overviews affordable and effective strategies and details for installing rigid insulation on the outside of a home.
Best Practices for Building Fire-Resilient Homes
Learn how to greatly reduce a building’s risk of wildfire damage while also creating a more comfortable and durable home by leveraging smart building science principles and material choices.
BS*+Beer Show: Pretty Good House
Hear from the authors of the Pretty Good House book about how the movement got started and how the book came together.
The Hole Truth: How to Properly Place, Cut and Drill Holes in TJI’s
Trus Joist expert Steve Rudowsky discusses proper techniques and allowable locations and sizes for making holes for plumbing, wiring, and ductwork in TJI joists.
Mixing Exterior Cladding the Right Way
Fernando Pagés Ruiz, Elizabeth DiSalvo, and Chris Johnson discuss design and material considerations for mixed exterior cladding in this roundtable webinar.
Live: The Wall Assembly Final Four
Join Travis Brungardt, Connor Malloy, and a few special guests as we crown the Wall Assembly winners and celebrate another year of winning wall assemblies.
Live: The Selected Entries of the Wall Assembly–Sweet 16
Watch this webinar recording for a conversation with Mike Guertin, Emily Mottram, Christine Williamson, and Steve Baczek, judges of the Wall Assembly–Sweet 16, on the selected 10 student entries and what makes this student-designed assembly a winner.
Considerations for Building a Successful Staircase
Watch award-winning architect Duo Dickinson take an in-depth look at designing and building a beautiful, successful staircase in this webinar.
LVLs & PSLs: What’s the Difference?
Watch Patrick McCombe, Ian Schwandt, Brian Campbell, and Steve Rudowsky in this educational seminar on engineered wood beams.