Cold Climate Window Insulation

Cold Climate Window Insulation

Cold Climate Housing Research Center

About this course

Learning Format:

Article / eBook

Description:

Cold climates and extreme temperature fluctuations can cause windows to bend, crack, and let in cold air. How can you be sure your windows are built to endure extreme temperatures? In this course, you will learn how to evaluate the insulation of your windows, the function of various window insulating materials, and which type of window insulation is best suited to your home. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Learn precisely how extreme temperatures can impact your windows.
  • Learn how to prevent heat loss and maintain indoor air quality in your home.
  • Become familiar with popular methods and materials for window insulation.
  • Identify which type of window insulation is best suited for your home and climate.
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Cold Climate Window Insulation
Course Number: PC-278
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1 AIA LU | HSW

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Evaluation Window Insulation For Cold Climates
  • Effect of Window Insulation on Total Heating Demand in arctic dwellings
  • Extreme temperatures require high-quality windows
  • How can I keep moisture and ice from forming on my windows in the winter?
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!

About this course

Learning Format:

Article / eBook

Description:

Cold climates and extreme temperature fluctuations can cause windows to bend, crack, and let in cold air. How can you be sure your windows are built to endure extreme temperatures? In this course, you will learn how to evaluate the insulation of your windows, the function of various window insulating materials, and which type of window insulation is best suited to your home. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Learn precisely how extreme temperatures can impact your windows.
  • Learn how to prevent heat loss and maintain indoor air quality in your home.
  • Become familiar with popular methods and materials for window insulation.
  • Identify which type of window insulation is best suited for your home and climate.
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Cold Climate Window Insulation
Course Number: PC-278
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1 AIA LU | HSW

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • About the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • Evaluation Window Insulation For Cold Climates
  • Effect of Window Insulation on Total Heating Demand in arctic dwellings
  • Extreme temperatures require high-quality windows
  • How can I keep moisture and ice from forming on my windows in the winter?
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!