Credits: 1 AIA LU/HSW; 1 AIBD P-CE; 0.1 IACET CEU
May qualify for learning hours through most Canadian architectural associations
We explore the history of tile and the benefits of using terra cotta roof tiles on commercial and residential projects by using real-world, current, and historic application examples. We'll walk through the manufacturing process and speak to clay's green and differentiating qualities in comparison to other roofing materials. We also preview various tile profiles, accessories, colors and textures that can be used to design a uniquely beautiful building or home.
- Recognize current and historic clay tile applications
- List the benefits of terra cotta roof tiles and explain their green qualities
- Identify the various profiles, color, and textures available
- Gain awareness of the common installation procedures for the various profiles