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Presenter: John Geary and Richard Ruppert
How do contractors differentiate themselves beyond service and price? In order to stand out from the rest, contractors should focus on sustainability. This starts with offering energy-efficient, sustainable roofing systems that contribute to a high-performance building envelope. From insulation to attachments to LVOC, the future contractor is a green one.
1. Upon completion of this presentation, the participants will have a working knowledge of insulation, attachment methods and adhesives that lend to a creating a sustainable roof system ? and by extension ? a high performance building.
2. Determine the importance of key assembly components (membranes and insulations) serve to meet thermal performance and code requirements.
3. Obtain a cursory understanding of recent insurance, warranty and code changes affecting the roofing contractor, building owner and facility manager.