Start Date: 5/21/2019 11:30 AM CDT
End Date: 5/21/2019 1:00 PM CDT
Venue Name: UL Location:
750 Anthony Trail
Northbrook, IL United States 60062
Association of Licensed Architects
Below-slab moisture protection in the form of a vapor barrier can prevent property loss as a result of floor covering failure and mold growth in the flooring/slab environment. In this presentation, we will discuss the science/risks behind moisture intrusion, current ASTM/ACI standards, proper installation techniques, and specification guidelines.
1. Learn about moisture/ gas concerns impacting the building envelope.
2. Gain an understanding of the science of moisture / gas migration.
3. Study how vapor/ gas barriers/ retarders work to solve below-slab moisture/ gas problems.
4. Learn various standards, specifying considerations and installation examples.
Presenter: Brett Kell, Regional Sales Associate, Stego Industries
Cost: $20 Members / $35 Non-Members: Includes lunch
Approved by ALA and AIA for 1.0 LU / HSW