Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

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Structural Silicone Glazing: 50 Years of Performance Explained
Past, Present, Future
Sponsored by Dow Performance Silicones
Sponsored by Duro-Last®, Inc., Larsen Products Corp., MBCI, Owens Corning, SOPREMA, Inc., and Versico Roofing Systems
Improving Concrete Durability with Crystalline Technology
Creating concrete that is inherently waterproof and more sustainable
Sponsored by XYPEX Chemical Corp.
Horizontal Sliding Fire Doors: Architectural Design Freedom
Special-purpose horizontal sliding accordion or folding door assemblies allow freedom of design whil...
Sponsored by Won-Door Corporation
Masonry Wall Systems Well Positioned to Meet Evolving Codes
New technology ups masonry’s high-performance quotient
Sponsored by EchelonTM Masonry by Oldcastle
Extruded Concrete Panels for Rainscreen Assembly
Extruded concrete has become an increasingly popular material choice because it is thinner, offers m...
Sponsored by Rieder North America
Beyond Airtightness: Factors to Consider When Selecting an Air Barrier
Code compliance, performance, and compatibility
Sponsored by Dow Performance Silicones
Daylighting Design Update
New standards and new glazing options raise the bar on performance and benefits
Sponsored by Guardian Glass
Controlling Moisture in Masonry
Resolving the number one cause of structural deterioration in buildings
Sponsored by Oldcastle® Architectural
Insulation Gets More Effective
Continuous insulation and the next generation of high-performance masonry walls
Sponsored by Oldcastle® Architectural
Understanding NFPA 285
Harmonizing Fire Performance and Energy Efficiency in Exterior Wall Assemblies
Sponsored by PIMA - Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association
Sponsored by Architectural Record
High-Performance Facade Solutions
First impressions are important, but it’s what’s on the inside that counts.
Sponsored by Construction Specialties, EXTECH/Exterior Technologies, Inc., New Millennium Building Systems, and SAFTI FIRST Fire-Rated Glazing Solutions
How to Design With and Specify Western Red Cedar Siding
Many design choices are available with great performance attributes
Sponsored by WRCLA: Western Red Cedar Lumber Association
Sponsored by Pilkington North America – NSG Group
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