Introduction to Wall Vapor Retarders

Course Description: Learning Objectives:

• Explain the purpose of vapor retarders and common areas of use in building construction.
• List the main vapor retarder material types, including typical products and use.
• Explain the vapor retarder classification and “smart” vapor retarders.
• Describe moisture problems that can occur in wall assemblies with vapor retarders
• Describe “the perfect wall” and explain where it will work.

Delivery Method: Online

Format(s): PDF

Internal Course Code: CCW-VR

Duration: 1h

HSW Compatible: No

Point of Contact Name: Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing Incorporated

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