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Green Building Workshop - Foundation Moisture: Codes and Strategies

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

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If seats are still available, members and non-members can still attend and pay the $15 Door Price.
Region: San Francisco Bay Area

San Francisco Department of the Environment

1455 Market Street, #1200
San Francisco CA 94103 US
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Phone: (415) 355-3700

Speaker Nathan Krantz

Position: Director of Technical Services & Education
Company: Build It Green

Event Description

Topic: Foundation Moisture
 
Join Build It Green for a special workshop addressing foundation moisture control as it applies to new residential construction. In this session, we will discuss the CALGreen foundation moisture control codes and strategies to design, specify, and install vapor retarders and capillary breaks for slab on grade and basement conditions.

Basic Principles will include:
  • The science behind foundation moisture
  • Causes for discomfort in basements and how to combat them
  • French drains
  • Vapor retarders
  • Capillary breaks
  • Soil gas drainage via air-gap technology with dimple sheets
  • Effect site conditions to reduce soil moisture
  • Sustainability benefits and committments 
Certified Green Building Professional CEU Value: 1.5 credits
 
Schedule:
5:30-5:45 Sign In, Food
5:45-7:10 Topic Presentation
7:10-7:30 Q & A, Networking
 
Registration:  Pre-registration on our website is encouraged and incentivized and is available until 2:30pm on Wednesday, October 30th. When preregistering online, folks may pay by credit card. We accept credit card payments at the door as well.
 
 
Pre-Registration Prices: 
$10 /Members
$15 /Non-Members  
 
Door Price (Not Pre-Registered): 
$15 /Members and Non-Members 
 
 
 
Transportation:
 
The venue is BART Accessible. Parking garages are available for a fee.
 
Build It Green encourages carpooling to our events and we recommend posting comments in the section below to make arrangements with other attendees.
 
Things To Bring:  Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards for networking purposes.    
 
About our Technical Workshops: Hear from expert speakers on the latest green building issues and share your own experience with your peers. Meetings take place in the South Bay, East Bay, North Bay, and San Francisco.

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Cancellation Policy:  No refunds will be given for cancellations or no-shows due to our limited venue capacity. Registered attendees can transfer their credit to another colleague (i.e. go in their place) for the same Workshop - not for another Workshop.
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Green Building Workshop - Foundation Moisture: Codes and Strategies

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

Speaker Nathan Krantz

Position: Director of Technical Services & Education
Company: Build It Green

Biography

   Nathan Krantz
 
Photo of Nathan

Nathan Krantz supports the development, expansion, and management of Build It Green's GreenPoint Rated program and Education Department. He is a green building consultant, licensed architect, and commissioning authority with more than 10 years of experience as it relates to existing and new development within the commercial, public, and residential building sectors.



Green Building Workshop - Foundation Moisture: Codes and Strategies

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

San Francisco Department of the Environment

1455 Market Street, #1200
San Francisco CA 94103 US
Google Maps | Hotels Near | Yahoo! Maps | Weather Forecast
Phone: (415) 355-3700

Green Building Workshop - Foundation Moisture: Codes and Strategies

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

 
Before
Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM
After
Oct 30, 2013 5:30 PM
Member:
$10.00
$15.00
Non-Member:
$15.00
$15.00

 


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