This course explores the many functions windows and patio doors serve will help optimize performance of the built environment. Learn about the frame materials most commonly manufactured and a little history about aluminum, vinyl, wood and fiberglass composite.
After completion of the course, you will be able to:
- Understand window material use, function and features to optimize performance of the built environment.
- Understand how manufacturers create fenestration products to provide comfort with ventilation, solar heat gain and other testing measures.
- Discuss how window and door configurations can improve day lighting.
CEU is worth 1 LU/HSW AIA Credit.