Rainscreen Design and Function

Rainscreen Design And Function

Seminar Details

AIA provider #: T207

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Understand the basics of moisture movement and intrusion.
  2. Identify the different types of rainscreen systems and their critical design elements.
  3. Explain how a rain screen works to mitigate internal and exterior moisture and how the cavity size attachment materials contribute to the efficacy of the rainscreen.
  4. Recognize the benefits of a rainscreen system in various climates and environments.