Substitution Abuse: How to Prevent (and Make) Substitutions
April 29, 2-3pm ET
Credit: 0.1 CSI CEUs, 1.0 AIA LUs
Speakers: Michael Chusid, RA, FCSI, CCS and Aaron Chusid, CSI
Pricing: CSI Member - $75 Non-Member - $95
Learn how to protect your specifications and improve the quality of building projects. Substitutions occur when a different building product is used instead of the specified product. These situations are a special problem for building product manufacturers and are costly to design professionals, building owners and contractors. This program delivers an urgent message about the sources of the problem and offers suggestions for preventing abuses, and when substitutions are necessary. It explains the 'right' way to handle substitutions to protect the integrity of the building process.
- Learn how substitutions undermine the credibility of construction specifications.
- Understand howbstitutions increase the chances of construction defects.
- Learn how to control factors that lead to substitutions.
- Identify the "right" way to make substitutions.
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