Tempered Glass is created when “normal” glass goes through a special heat treatment. After the treatment the glass is four times stronger than normal glass of the same thickness. Tempered glass is considered safety glass because if its broken it falls into very small pieces instead of dangerous shards. One drawback to the tempering process […]
NCIDQ Exam Glossary Terms - T
Important NCIDQ Glossary Terms to know for the IDFX, IDPX, and Practicum Exams.
A tenant work letter is a supplement to the lease contract that details how the space will be built out or finished by the landlord and what will be provided by the tenant.
A Trombe wall is used to reduce the use of a building’s heating and cooling systems through passive solar design. It consists of a dark colored wall of high thermal mass facing the sun, with glazing spaced in front to leave a small air space. The glazing traps solar radiation like a small greenhouse. A glazed wall is built on the winter sunny side of […]