SFRT North: Specifying Fiber Cement Wall Systems
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
3520 Oak Lawn Avenue
Dallas, TX 75209
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SPECIFYING FIBER CEMENT WALL SYSTEMS
1. Understand the differences between different kinds of fiber cement
claddings, including available texture and coating options, and identify ways
in which fiber cement can contribute to sustainability goals.
2. Discuss the lifetime costs of fiber cement and other cladding materials.
3. Describe updates to energy code as it related to the exterior wall
assembly and the advantages and disadvantages of different attachment
methods for fiber cement through continuous exterior insulation.
4. Explain what types of fire tests are required by the code for facades with
fiber cement, including walls with exterior insulation
Presented by Joseph Polak on behalf of Ceraclad