High-Performance and Low Maintenance Railing
About the Sponsor
AZEK Building Products manufactures home building materials under two divisions: TimberTech® and AZEK Exteriors®. TimberTech offers a premium portfolio of capped polymer and capped composite decking – as well as railing, porch, lighting and paver products – while AZEK Exteriors manufactures distinctly unique trim and moulding. Together the brands present homeowners, builders, architects, dealers and contractors with a comprehensive suite of first-rate products that are long lasting, sustainable alternatives to wood. AZEK is headquartered in Chicago, IL (with plants in OH and PA) and also owns Minneapolis-based Ultralox railing systems.
Friday, April 21, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
In this course, we will educate attendees with style and trends in railing, the audience will leave knowing how these trends play a critical component in the design process of an outdoor living space. Design professionals will learn about railing materials and systems and how the end user wins by having a railing system that is both beautiful and easy to maintain. The course will end by exploring code compliance and a review of how reputable railing manufacturers have multiple Architectural Resources to aid in the designing of outdoor spaces.
- Identify three key points to think about when designing rails for a deck on SF Residential homes
- Identify the three key points to think about when looking at rail for MF structures
- Explain the value of using standardized products and processes in order to develop railing details and master specifications that may be applied to diverse projects
- Learn about the tools available to architects to help with designing rail quicker and easier