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Continuous Insulation for Commercial Walls

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics of high-performance spray foam continuously insulated exterior wall assemblies.
  • Investigate the numerous opportunities to use spray foam insulation to achieve thermal performance goals.
  • Assess the ability of spray foam insulation to act as an effective air sealing barrier that prevents unwanted air infiltration
  • Recognize the ways that thermal bridging can be thwarted in wall assemblies using continuous spray foam insulation.

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Spray Foam Insulation for Commercial Wall systems

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand why spray polyurethane foam (SPF) insulation in commercial wall systems has emerged as a popular modern alternative to more traditional insulation products.
  • Understand the key differences between low density open cell SPF and medium density closed cell SPF.
  • See how SPF can be utilized on both the interior or exterior side of the commercial wall to create an effective air barrier and meet continuous insulation code requirements.
  • Learn about fire safety requirements for thermal barriers, and view basic common assemblies within the industry that offer compliance to the requirements of NFPA 285.
  • Understand the basics of commercial jobsite health and safety.

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Designing for the Future:  Understanding Light Density and Medium Density Open Cell and Closed Cell Spray Foam Insulation

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the various spray foam insulation types available to project teams from materials, building performance and sustainability standpoints.
  • Review the role SPF insulation has on heat transfer, air infiltration and moisture control for a more energy efficient building envelope.
  • Understand why buildings are more sustainable, and provide occupants with a healthier indoor environment when buildings are spray foam insulated.
  • Gain more insights into the positive role that spray foam insulation can have on the environment from a global perspective.

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