NAHB Webinar to Explain 2012 Energy Code Changes

New construction codes require builders, remodelers and their trade partners to have increasingly sophisticated knowledge of building science principles and energy efficiency. The 2012 codes include numerous and significant changes to energy requirements and for the first time, a requirement for whole-house mechanical ventilation in almost all new homes. Get everything you need to know in the Prepare for the Changes to the 2012 Codes Energy Requirements webinar, Wednesday, July 10, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern time.

Presented by NAHB's BuilderBooks, the webinar will cover:

  • Changes to the 2012 IECC (Energy Code)
  • The new whole-house mechanical ventilation requirements
  • The estimated cost impact of the new energy and ventilation requirements

Speakers are Craig Drumheller, director, Construction Codes and Standards, NAHB, and Don Surrena, CBO, program manager, Energy Efficiency, Construction, Codes & Standards, NAHB

Participants will receive a 20 percent discount off the 2012 Home Builders' Jobsite Codes available at or The discount code will be provided with webinar confirmation.

This webinar is part of NAHB's Webinar Wednesdays series.