Specifying Exterior Vinyl Accessories with Confidence

Specifying Exterior Vinyl Accessories with Confidence

This course will discuss in detail the different options one has in specifying vinyl accessories while also demonstrating how vinyl components are a viable option for many building designs. The program focuses on the different cladding systems including Stucco, EIFS/DEFS and Manufactured Stone Veneer and how vinyl components are integrated into those systems. The program highlights common issues encountered when installing these systems and design methods to avoid pitfalls; providing solutions for these every day concerns. Attendees will gain understanding of use of vinyl accessories and innovation taking place with these materials to make them more design-friendly.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Different exterior cladding types
  2. Building code requirements and manufacturing
  3. Fastening requirements of accessories
  4. Common issues
Provided By: 
Available Regions: 
Continental US
Design Category: 
(09) Finishes
AIA Course Number: 
vc019
ICC Course ID: 
18056