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MOISTURE MATTERS : Building Defects That Lead To Mold

Fundamentals of moisture management in buildings


In this presentation you will learn:

  • The various moisture sources that affect buildings
  • Important fundamentals specific to wood materials
  • Ways that water is transported
  • Cheryl's top building defects for those looking for moisture producing flaws
  • Simple solutions to keep in mind for new builds and renovations.


Your Instructor


Cheryl Ciecko
Cheryl Ciecko

Cheryl Ciecko is a licensed architect, and building science/moisture management consultant with an online-based company supporting professionals and individuals throughout North America, the UK, Europe and Australia. Cheryl uses her professional education and experience, along with extensive science-focused research related to moisture management and building science, to resolve building defects and remove building moisture burdens. Recognizing the need for broader awareness, resources and education, related to moisture management, Cheryl created the website – www.avoidingmold.com, to share science-based education and resources.

Cheryl is a member of the Board of Directors for the Association of Licensed Architects, the architect representative to the U.S. American Lumber Standards Committee, a member of the Forest Products Society Wood Design Focus Editorial Committee, and a member of the American Institute of Architects. Cheryl is also a LEED AP and former Senior Technical Director and Regional Director for the non-profit ‘WoodWorks’.

WEBSITE: http://cherylciecko.com



WHAT'S INSIDE:

  • Full 60 minute video presentation, recorded live with Q&A.
  • PDF of material discussed, with Cheryl's list of 25 building defects.
  • Learn the history & impacts of moisture on ALL materials, plus fundamentals related to how moisture moves through buildings creating conditions that lead to mold.
  • Examples of Cheryl's Top 10 most common building defects are discussed, and how they lead to moisture accumulation in buildings.


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of how moisture affects building materials of all kinds

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