This course defines retrofit roofing systems and will review the opportunities, options, advantages—particularly when coupled with metal roof materials—and requirements of successful retrofit systems. The primary intent of this webinar is to provide fundamental knowledge of retrofitting existing buildings.
Having this understanding will assist the design professional in the preparation of bid documents (plans and specifications) that will result in comparable bids. A properly prepared set of bid documents will narrow the competitiveness of manufacturers submitting proposals and ensure the building owners and design professional that the project is constructed in accordance with good structural engineering practices. The key benefits are what makes retrofit so inviting to an owner. By reduced maintenance expenses and improved energy efficiency, the project can begin returns on investment on day one.
Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:
AIA Credit: 1 LU/HSW
AIA Course Number: MBCI013