PHRC Webinars

How to Properly Insulate a Slab

4/10/2012 1 PM


Mike Turns


Link to Webinar:


Slab insulation is frequently specified and installed incorrectly, leading to thermal bridging and energy code violations.

Learning Objectives

  • When and where is slab insulation required?
  • What is the required R-value and depth of slab insulation?
  • How dose slab insulation have to be installed to be effective and meet code?


Free to attend; $20 for continuing education credits

Credit Hours


Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Codes, and Green Building



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