Designing Better Spaces: Customized, Personalized Windows & Doors
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When: Thursday, December 19
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Where: AIA Silicon Valley
325 South First Street
San Jose
United States
Contact: Chris Burnham

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Designing Better Spaces:
Customized, Personalized Windows & Doors

See the customization that is possible with windows and doors. You will learn how to incorporate specific window and door products, along with a variety of options, that will enhance the outcome of the project. Aesthetics and performance will be addressed, to include specifics to each region of the country. This course will also present some truly remarkable client ideas that have become reality.

$10 for non-members | 
Free for AIA Silicon Valley members (be sure to sign in first).
Lunch will be provided thanks to Kolbe Windows & Doors.




Location + Parking:
AIA Silicon Valley office, 325 S First Street, San Jose
Jump on Light Rail exit at Second + San Carlos
Parking lot across the street 375 South Second Street, for $5 per hour 
Parking lot at 280 S. Second St., also accessible from South Third Street, for $1 per 20 min.


Learning Objectives:

  • Identify and recognize the variety of ways to customize and personalize windows in buildings to meet or exceed energy code requirements and achieve design goals.
  • Investigate the design options and details affecting energy performance when specifying different parts of windows.
  • Assess the functional contributions of windows as they contribute to green, environmental and sustainable design standards and the health, safety, and welfare of occupants.
  • Explore specific applications through case study examples of a variety of successful design projects that meet or exceed code level performance.