ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

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Materials for Structures - Wood - Part 4

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In this ARE 5.0 NCARB-approved Project Development and Documentation Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PDD exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam.

Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to the development of design concepts, the evaluation of materials and technologies, selection of appropriate construction techniques, and appropriate construction documentation.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam including integration of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and specialty systems into overall project design and documentation.

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That's something that will help stop moisture from penetrating up from the concrete into the wood, but you're also going to use in that sill plate location, either a particular type of wood, a particular species of wood like cedar, or redwood, or something like that that can withstand the moisture naturally. Or you're going to make that sill plate a piece of treated wood so that it's something that can deal with getting a little bit of moisture up from that concrete. Everything else, you would not want to use as treated.

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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

Duration: 36h 49m

Author: Mike Newman