On Monday, November 28, the Ottawa Chapter of CSC is hosting a comprehensive introduction to airtightness and air sealing, inviting two guest speakers: passive design expert Craig Toohey (475 High Performance Building Supply) and architect Huston Eubank (Climate Resources Exchange International).
The pair will explore:
- why an air barrier is critical to high-performance construction (via in-depth discussion of the supporting building science);
- definitions of air barriers, along with standards, to provide a comprehensive look at materials and components;
- how to design an air barrier, uncovering the complete process and critical decisions needed to optimize chances for success; and
- construction and testing of air barriers.
The event begins at the Centurion Centre at 4:30 p.m. To purchase tickets, visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/make-it-tight-tickets-29214493336.