Tuesday, August 15, 2017
7:00am - 5:00pm


Address:
29 Prospect St, Ridgefield, CT 06877

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Phone: 203-438-2626

Ridgefield Supply Company is proud to host a unique hands-on AIA Better Building Clinic from the Katz Roadshow—an award winning construction education program. The all-day event will feature presentations by Gary Katz and Mike Sloggatt, carpentry specialists and nationally recognized authors & teachers. There will be Door Prizes and other Giveaways throughout the day, be sure to bring your business card to join in on the fun! Afterwards, please join us for a cocktail reception – sponsored by Fairfield County Bank.
*Prize distribution starts promptly at 4pm in the Louis H. Price Education Center – attendees must be present to win*

Space is limited, Register Here to reserve your seat!
Registration Starts at 7:00am

Contact Amy Lindeman 203-438-2626 or alindeman@ridgefieldsupply.com
with any questions.

SESSION 1 MOISTURE CONTENT & WOOD MOVEMENT
Understanding old growth vs fresh growth wood
Humidity and moisture content
Durable exterior trim designs
Hybrid floor systems

SESSION 2 PROBLEM-FREE WALL PENETRATIONS
Hi-performance wall systems
Drainage systems for factory-applied and field-applied WRB products
Waterproof window installation
Problem-free pre-fit door installation

SESSION 3 WEATHERPROOF WALLS: RAINSCREEN WALLS & EXTERIOR TRIM
Diffusion: air circulation and evaporation
Rainscreen details
Durable exterior trim installation
Exterior cladding and finishes

SESSION 4 STORM-PROOFING ROOFS
Air pressure differentials
Continuous load framing details
Moisture management
Common problems with underlayment

SESSION 5 DECK LEDGER, RAILING, & STAIR DESIGN
Code requirements
Deck railing and stair design
Ledger attachment—hardware and flashing
Story pole layout

COCKTAIL RECEPTION
Join us for wine & cheese immediately after the Katz Roadshow
Grand Prize Winners Announced in the Louis H. Price Education Center (attendees must be present to win)
Tour of Facility & Showrooms

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