BUILDING ENVELOPE CONSULTING SERVICES

Quality Built’s professional engineers provide building envelope consulting services for one of the most critical elements of any structure. Thus, hiring a qualified building envelope expert offers reasonable assurance against construction defects.

  • Quality Built’s team identifies code and design deficiencies within the building envelope design;
  • Provides detailed comments on exterior envelope details and specifications
  • Identifies efficiencies, alternative materials
  • Makes recommendations to maximize resources to validate the performance and durability of the building envelope

DURING CONSTRUCTION PHASE

  • Site Inspections

Site Inspections to verify compliance with the contract documents and approved shop drawings.

  • ASTM/AAMA Spray Testing

Conduct pressurized spray tests on window/wall assemblies utilizing a calibrated spray rack and a pressurization/de-pressurization chamber. The test measures the cladding system’s ability to withstand a simulated, driven rain for a given period of time as prescribed by the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), as well as the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) standard.