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Mold Control and Remediation Training
moldy home

24-hour course provides information, building science insights and methods for safe and effective mold removal and control in buildings.

Lead Certified Renovator Training (RRP)
Contractors are required to be lead-certified for the EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP). You play an important role in preventing lead poisoning. Are you ready?

LaHouse Resource Center
Exhibit room

A research-based showcase of solutions and educational programs to help you shape the future with homes that offer MORE benefits with LESS ....

My House, My Home
My House Family

Whenever you build, remodel or buy a home, you have the power of choice. Use this science-based guide to take control of your investment and enjoy a high-performance home that offers so much more than shelter and style alone.

Health Opportunities in Energy Audits and Upgrades workshop
Learn about strategies for combining healthy home and energy efficiency work for more of a "one-touch" home improvement approach.
Spray Foam, Unvented Attics, HVAC and Moisture Insights
Spray Foam, Attics, HVAC and Moisture slide thumbnail
Slides of a presentation developed to provide insight into the interactions of spray foam insulation, unvented attics, HVAC and moisture in homes -- to achieve high energy-efficiency and comfort without creating moisture problems and health hazards.
Keep It Dry - Moisture Control Flaws and Fixes
window flashing
In our wet climate, keeping a wood frame house dry is crucial to prevent decay, mold and unhappy customers. This popular, highly-rated seminar will shed light on common flaws and fixes in flashing and moisture control sytems.
The LaHouse Landscape
LaHouse landscaping
The grounds of LaHouse include sustainable landscape features.
LaHouse Storm Shelter
Storm shelter framing separate from house framing
Construction components of the low-cost, impact-resistant storm shelter exhibited in the LaHouse master bedroom closet.
Avoiding Mold Hazards in Your Flooded Home
Steps to prevent mold growth after flooding, and mold clean-up guidelines for do-it-yourselfers.
Repairing Your Storm Damaged Roof
The most common wind damage from a storm is to roofing, leading to water damage. The good news is that today there are roofing products and methods that can withstand hurricane force winds.
Product Donors by Category
Categorical table of LaHouse Products and Services, listing donor sources, the specific items or services and their location in LaHouse.
Upcoming LaHouse Seminars and Events
Check out LaHouse seminars and events -- Lead Certified Renovator Training, Mold Control Training, other best building practice seminars, seasonal Saturday Open House events and more.
Building Systems -- High-performance Options
AAC
Building systems that integrate the five criteria for Gulf Region conditions.