Learn Over Lunch: Specifying Treated Engineered Wood Siding


Wednesday, June 12, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Atlanta Fulton Public Library – Peachtree Branch
1315 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

Specifying Treated Engineered Wood Siding



LP Building Solutions


This course reviews treated engineered wood siding for building construction, including design options, environmental impacts, and the ways in which it can contribute to earning points or meeting standards of leading green building certification programs.

Learning objectives

Attendees will understand:

  1. Multi-family (MF) and light commercial (LC) construction types for which treated engineered wood siding (TEWS) is a cladding option, and review the major exterior cladding options available for these applications
  2. TEWS and discuss its history, how it’s made, why it’s sustainable, and how it can help builders/architects obtain LEED points
  3. How to achieve aesthetic, durability and weather- ability requirements using TEWS in MF and LC projects
  4. The flexibility with TEWS and custom solutions that can be created, including cladding assemblies rated to meet fire codes.

Catered lunch provided to individuals registered by June 11.