Five Ways the Specifier can Help Prevent Leaks Header

Five Ways the Specifier Can Help Prevent Leaks (HINT: It's in the details)

Designing an airtight, watertight, and energy efficient building requires an understanding of the anatomy of the entire enclosure. Not grasping these concepts translates into poor and incomplete architectural details, gaps in design information, and exterior wall components that cannot be properly installed. This ultimately leads to contractors “figuring it out on the field,” a risk no one wants to take. Read on for some best practices on conveying clarity to the construction team through details and specifications.

Read More
Build Meets World Glyph

Welcome to the BUILD MEETS WORLD™ Blog

Written by industry experts for industry experts, this is your source for real-world solutions to building challenges. You’ll find everything from specifying aids to on-the-job application tips, building science, industry trends and more.

Want to Join the Conversation?

Submit a topic idea or offer an original article that would benefit our readers!

Send us your idea