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Live Building Clinics are interactive demonstrations presented by top industry experts in a real-world jobsite setting. These hands-on training areas will help you refine your techniques, increase your productivity, and give you first-hand views of the newest products in action!
Entrance into all live building clinics is open to all attendees.
More details for each clinic coming soon! Schedule subject to change.
Toolpig, Paul Sprague will be will be our lead at the Tool Zone. Paul has thirty years of experience in the building trades and working with all types of power tools. A few things Paul will discuss will include how to save time and money by going cordless at your jobsite, dust extraction for tools, restoration work, and how to work clean and get paid for it. No hassle with Cords. No Generators. No power no problem!
Location: BOOTH 651
To meet homeowners' expectations and code officials' demands, your decks need to be more than just beautiful. Decks must be designed and constructed to be safe, long lasting. Mike brings 9 new deck construction demonstrations to this year's show covering a wide range of topics where novice workers can learn the basics and seasoned deck builders and remodelers can up their knowledge and building techniques.
Location: BOOTH 249
This clinic is geared to the remodeling contractor looking to increase framing productivity on the job site. From the Novice Carpenter to the seasoned Lead Carpenter, there is something for everyone. Each session will start out with reminders for jobsite safety – a requirement for your Lead Carpenters to review all hazards each workday and provide safety protocols to protect your crews. Park your new hires in Mikes clinic for the day and have your Leads drop in to hone their skills and learn new money making techniques. Don’t miss it!
Location: BOOTH 1147
If you’re looking towards building cutting edge enclosures or bring your crew up to speed on old and new flashing techniques, this clinic has something for you. We’ll walk through fundamentals of building science and what they mean in the real world, how to easily improve the performance of your remodeling projects client comfort and efficiency, then wrap up with a window install system that’s about as bomb proof as it gets. Stop in to see where industry leading techniques meet common sense.
Location: BOOTH 951
Each year in our industry, millions of dollars are lost as a result of common mistakes that are often easily avoidable. Spend some time in Pete’s clinics as he addresses critical details in Window, Door, and Siding
installation that can make a difference in your job. The apprentice and seasoned contractor alike will learn to take a comprehensive view of these processes which leads to a path of uncommon quality of workmanship instead of the common failures often seen on today’s job sites.
Location: BOOTH 233
Our Trim Carpentry Clinic pro, Gary Striegler has over forty years of experience as a home builder
and as a trim carpenter. Gary will give you all the knowledge you need and you will leave knowing how to do the following: simple success with site built cabinets, mastering the basics, how to build a code compliant mantle, fundamentals of mantel design, code compliant staircase, and consistent results for building frames are just a few you will master.
Location: BOOTH 1105
Make more money, save more time, and be in the outdoor design conversation with homeowners using these deck, fence, retaining wall and pergola building techniques and strategies. From production deck framing techniques to managing excavation dirt to built-up posts for unique design features these demos will dial in your deck building process.
Location: BOOTH 205