Exterior insulaltion and finish systems . : NH15-424/2004E-PDF

This guide is one in a series of Best Practice Guides. It provides technical information on how to improve exterior insulation and finish systems. Chapters cover system selection, cladding design, and retrofits. A chapter entitled Details summarizes the construction sequence for window heads, windowsills, balcony interfaces, wall exhaust, expansion joints, roof parapets, and other building junctions. Includes a glossary, technical appendix, inspector’s checklist, colour specifications for field-applied and prefabricated exterior insulation and finish panel systems, references, and numerous illustrations.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Title Exterior insulaltion and finish systems .
Variant title Running title: Exterior insulation and finish systems (IEFS)
Series title Best practice guide, building technology
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Other formats Paper-[English]
Note(s) Cover title.
Includes bibliographic references.
Issued also in print.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Canada Mortgage and Housing, c2004
Description 1 v. (various pagings) : ill.
Catalogue number
  • NH15-424/2004E-PDF
Subject terms Construction industry
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