This presentation will review the air barrier installation process, preparation of the substrate, and installation and inspections from the view of an air barrier auditor. The presenter will also review correct and incorrect installations and what steps should be taken to achieve a successful installation. The attendee will learn what the ABAA auditor is looking for during their site visits and what entails a successful audit and project.
- Describe the air barrier installation process from correct substrate preparation through installation and inspections.
- Examine correct and incorrect installations (using detailed photo documentation).
- Review the steps necessary to achieve a successful installation.
- Discuss what the ABAA auditor is looking for during their site visits.
Gale Associates, Inc., Weymouth, MA