Slabs, Crawlspaces & Basements: How to Waterproof, Seal & Insulate When Working with Concrete [DEMO]
What It's About:
Where concrete meets the ground and where wood meets the concrete, things get messy. In this demonstration, we’ll look at the most critical details for keeping water away from foundations and for maintaining continuous air and thermal barriers where wood and concrete come together.
What You’ll See and Learn:
- Waterproofing vs. water management options from liquid applied membranes to dimple mats
- The right way to build a crawlspace
- The importance of under-slab insulation and how to detail it properly
- Air sealing and insulation are critical at the rim joist
How to Participate:
Demos and activities in the High Performance Building Zone are free to attend and no pre-registration is required. To participate, please visit the HPBZ at the date, time and location indicated above. Seating will be available.
NAHB - 0.5 CE hour(s)