Date: October, Tuesday 18, 2022 - 2pm ET
1 AIA Health/Safety/Welfare Learning Unit
Speaker: Thomas C. Tidwell (Chris), Vice President Sales and Marketing, Aeratis Porch Products
Explore how to overcome the challenges of specifying, constructing and maintaining porches, balconies and exterior living spaces.
Develop an understanding of how to create iconic, sustainable exterior living space to meet the demands for single family, multi-family, commercial and government projects.
- Discuss design and planning around the limitations of current material options and the flexibility high performance materials provide for the traditional tongue and groove porch floor.
- Identify how to add finishing touches to increase curb appeal and reduce/eliminate long-term maintenance.
- Compare and contrast challenges of traditional materials and the benefits of utilizing high performance synthetics in traditional porch applications.
- Describe the steps for framing and installation options for the different types of applications.