Building Physics 101 - Part 2 - Fundamentals of Moisture Movement in Buildings

Course Description: Learning Objectives:

• Understand the significance of water damage in buildings
• Explain the strategies of moisture management in building design and construction
• Describe the fundamentals of water transport by
– Bulk Flow
– Capillary Action
– Water Vapor Diffusion
• Explain the relationship between temperature, relative humidity and vapor pressure.
• Cite and explain examples of technology used to manage moisture in exterior walls

Delivery Method: Online

Format(s): PDF

Internal Course Code: CCW-BP2

Duration: 1h

HSW Compatible: No

Point of Contact Name: Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing Incorporated

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