Educational Event

Deciding Between Curtain Wall and Storefront


AIA Milwaukee

Join AIA Milwaukee for a scintillating presentation on the subtle nuances between curtain wall and storefront glazing applications.

Learning Objectives:

·         Comprehend and define “Curtain wall” and “Storefront”

·         Compare the water performance and water shed characteristics of each system type

·         Discover how each system withstands design pressure

·         Understand common anchorage methods and identify typical installation procedures

·         Describe system variations that allow aesthetic creativity

·         Identify system characteristics affecting cost and product application

·         Discuss the application of shading and sun control devices

·         Define construction types and system applications.


Lunch is included. Registration is required.


J. Andrew Gibb with Aluma Spec, Inc.


Image credits

MKE Building Science Series