LHBA December 2020 VIRTUAL Education Seminar

December 1st and 2nd, 2020

LHBA December 2020 Seminars

PM Seminars

December 1st - Deck Design and Construction - Member
December 1st - Deck Design and Construction - Non-Member

This class is designed to provide a comprehensive look at plan requirements, construction requirements and safety concerns when it comes to building decks. The program covers proper ledger attachment, beam sizing and support, joist selection as well as pier design and how to determine proper support for the deck based on tributary areas. Special applications such as attaching a deck to a house cantilever will also be covered.

Instructor: David Utterback


December 2nd - The 2018 Residential Energy Code - Member
December 2nd - The 2018 Residential Energy Code - Non-Member

Complying with the 2018 residential energy code has required us to construct our homes to a much higher level of energy efficiency. The average new home built in Lawrence now has a HERS index in the low 60’s. Performance/cost issues that result will be examined. ▪Selecting the best energy code compliance path ▪Infiltration and whole house ventilation ▪Tricks to getting your homes under 3 ACH ▪Insulating problem areas ▪Internal systems ▪2021 energy code highlights

Instructor: Neal Ezell