All Hands on Deck: Aluminum Framing and Railing Systems for Outdoor Living
About the Sponsor
ULTRALOX INTERLOCKING® TECHNOLOGY manufactures premium powder-coated aluminum picket and glass railing systems for decks, patios and swimming pools with low-maintenance living in mind. Our dedication to research and development ensures a uniquely engineered railing system that meets commercial/residential building codes throughout the US. ULTRALOX INTERLOCKING® TECHNOLOGY high-performance railings are made of durable aluminum with a long-lasting powder-coated finish to stay looking like new. We back that up with a 20-year limited warranty. We guarantee that your glass and aluminum railing system will continue looking great for years to come.
Whether it’s a rooftop in the city or a patio on the lake, an outdoor living space is perfect for enjoying nature and socializing with others. Join us in this one-hour course as we discuss how to specify and install safe, durable aluminum framing and railing systems for outdoor decks and balconies. Participants will not only learn how to design decking systems and railings that comply with safety codes and requirements but also how to select components and materials for specific project types.
- Compare and contrast common decking materials such as wood, steel, and aluminum for sustainability, durability, and life cycle cost
- Identify the safety and environmental benefits of aluminum systems and evaluate railing and decking types in order to select the ones most suited to specific projects
- Recall important codes and requirements regarding decks and railings to ensure outdoor living spaces are safe and accessible for both installers and occupants
- Apply knowledge of common railing and decking challenges in order to design safe and durable outdoor living spaces in residential and commercial applications
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