This course will give an overview of the use of terracotta panel claddins as a building finish material. The design advantages and disadvantages of various types of terracotta cladding will be presented along with an explanation of installation methods. In addition, types of building addemblies and cost considerations will be discussed.
Bob Carter has a degree in architecture from Cooper Union and has been engaged in building design and construction since 1987. His efforts have been concentrated on residential, commercial, and industrial facility projects primarily in New York, Illinois, Texas, Oklahoma, and Colorado. Bob has worked for the last nine years with Acme Brick Company as an engineering detail liaison to the architectural and building contractor communities helping provide product solutions for their projects.