Exterior Wood Performance Considerations
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Exterior wood specification can be challenging. Many factors such as finish, exposure and drainage should be considered when designing for exterior wood application. This course explores those factors as well as providing case studies showcasing differing field results.
- Recognize the importance of exposure/drainage plan in design phase.
- Understand species performance characteristics in today's wood market.
- Understand Appearance challenges regarding natural wood specification.
- Understand finish systems and maintenance schedules associated with exterior wood use.