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July 19, 2016, 2:30 – 4:30 PM EDT

   Review the difference between the R and U factors

   Weather-resistive barriers

   Vapor barriers, air barriers and thermal boundaries

   Prescriptive R or U, F, and C

   Slab insulation

   Advanced framing methods

   Fenestration requirements

   Requirements for doors and entrances

   Insulation requirements

   Basement insulation strategies

   Exterior foam 


David Brignati

Newport Ventures, Inc. Mr. Brignati has over 20 years of experience in the field of architecture and project management. With familiarity in both commercial and residential design, he brings a unique perspective to energy efficiency and high performance design as well as an understanding of the various codes required for the design and construction of a building.
At Newport Ventures, Mr. Brignati is part of the team training code officials, architects and builders in issues related to the current energy code. Prior to joining Newport Ventures, Mr. Brignati has been involved with many building types ranging from industrial, medical, retail and educational to production and custom homes. With a background and deep interest in building science in addition to environmental design and sustainability, he was the team leader for the first home in New York’s Capitol Region to achieve LEED® Gold certification.
Mr. Brignati is a registered architect in the states of New York and New Hampshire, a LEED® accredited professional with specialties in Building Design and Construction as well as Homes, a member of the American Institute of Architects and a member of the Committee On The Environment through the American Institute of Architects of Eastern New York as well as an ICC certified commercial energy inspector and residential energy inspector/plans examiner. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Design from the University of Colorado in Boulder.