OnSite Roadshow featuring Mike Sloggatt Nov 11 - KB Succasunna, NJ

Please join us for this exciting hands on educational event for builders and remodelers. Hone your skills. Increase your productivity. Improve your bottom line.

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Sponsored By:

Sponsored By Huber Engineered Woods

Kuiken Brothers and Huber Engineered Woods are proud to offer one day of hands-on building clinics with Mike Sloggatt, remodeling specialist and nationally recognized author and teacher. Take advantage of this free opportunity. Hone your skills. Increase your productivity. Improve your bottom line.

Wednesday November 11, 2009 7:30am – 2:30pm

KB Concepts – A Kuiken Brothers Window, Kitchen & Millwork Showroom

31 Route 10 East Succasunna, NJ 07876

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7:30-8:30 Hot Breakfast

8:30-9:30 Hi-performance Floor Systems

  • Accurate precise layout
  • Working with engineered lumber
  • I-joist modification do’s and don’ts (cutouts, notches)
  • Trouble-free flooring systems: Sheathing selection for quiet stiff floors
  • Eliminating wood flooring callbacks: moisture content, sheathing density, moisture resistance.

10:00-11:00 Lean Systems for Production Framing

  • Accurate layout techniques: Using a story pole
  • Cutting wall frame packages
  • Framing gable ends
  • Exterior Sheathing: Energy efficient air barrier systems

11:00-12:00 Lunch

12:00-1:00 Production Roof Framing Techniques

  • Using framing squares, speed squares, and calculators
  • Making a rafter template
  • Setting the ridge
  • Hi-performance production roof sheathing

1:30-2:30 Window and Flashing Details

  • Installing windows in a weather-proof sheathing system (What is a Weather-resistive Barrier, Energy Efficiency) two different tapes: tape for seams, and 6 in. tape for roof and valley, and around windows, too.
  • The drainage system: sill pans
  • Self-adhesive flashing & sealants
  • Side-walls and wall penetrations
  • Roof penetrations
This program meets NAHB’s continuing education requirements for the following designations: Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist (CAPS) , Certified Graduate Builder (CGB) , Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR) , Certified Graduate Associate (CGA) , Certified Green Professional (CGP) , Graduate Master Builder (GMB) , Graduate Master Remodeler (GMR)

Silver Sponsors:

Andersen Windows & Doors

BlueLinxGeorgia Pacific Engineered Lumber, Certainteed Fiber Cement Siding

Kleer Lumber

Stanley Bostitch

Seating is limited. Click here to register today!

Mike Sloggatt is a frequent contributor to the Journal of Light Construction magazine and writes for Fine Homebuilding and Tools of the Trade, in addition to moderating the JLC Rough Carpentry Forum. Mike teaches seminars and clinics in all aspects of carpentry and remodeling and is a regular presenter at JLC Live, The Remodeling Show, and the International Builders’ Show. He takes education seriously, especially for the construction industry, and appears frequently at association meetings, including NARI and other regional builder and material groups and lumber yards. Mike has more than thirty years experience and specializes in high-end challenging remodels near his home on Long Island.

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