Extruded aluminum trim has long been used for exterior applications with panel cladding systems, but there are new opportunities to use the material for interior applications. This course will describe the performance and aesthetic benefits of extruded aluminum trim when used for interior trim. It will cover how extruded aluminum trim is manufactured and characteristics that improve fire resistance, durability, and sustainability. The course will also discuss finish and profile options, installation considerations, and emerging technologies and trends for the product.
- Explain how interior extruded aluminum trim products can be utilized to enhance drywall surfaces.
- Explain the aluminum extrusion process and characteristics of extruded aluminum that maximize fire resistance, durability, and sustainability.
- Discuss the finish and profile options available for interior extruded aluminum trim products, as well as installation considerations.
- Explore emerging technologies and trends available for interior extruded aluminum trim.
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of extruded aluminum applications.