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Retractable Screens: Invisible Thresholds to Sustainable Design


24 May 2017
Location: Toronto
Provider: Phantom Screens

Designers Walk
2nd floor, 168 Bedford Rd
Toronto, ON, M5R 2K9

10:45 AM | Registration
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Course

Join us for a complimentary Lunch & Learn at the Designers Walk on May 25th.  Lunch and beverages will be included

Learn how design professionals are integrating retractable screens to enhance home performance, functionality, comfort, and aesthetics.

Participants will learn about retractable screen technologies related to insect protection, solar control, energy conservation, enhanced natural ventilation, and the science behind the screen mesh that contribute to achieving sustainable design goals.

At the end of this one hour course, participants will be able to:

  1. List at least three benefits of retractable screens that enhance sustainability
  2. Explain the impact of retractable screens on energy conservation
  3. Identify key features of the mesh fabrics that contribute to building performance


Registration is at 10:45 AM – the one hour course starts at 11:00 AM. Participants will receive a certificate of completion for self-reporting to the Ontario Association of Architects within one week of participation.

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