NAAWS is a comprehensive and forward-focused standard that builds on, and replaces, the Architectural Woodwork Standards (AWS). It includes upgraded and enhanced standards for:
- Reclaimed and non-traditional materials
- Laboratory casework
- Seismic casework installation
- Cabinet hardware
- Antimicrobial surfaces
NAAWS also provides improved, easier-to-use formatting, colorized visual aids and many interactive features.
NAAWS includes a number of additions and improvements to the Architectural Woodwork Standards, Edition 2. Click here to download a change document.
Best of all, NAAWS is free for limited use by design professionals, building owners, contractors, fabricators, installers and the educational community.
NAAWS 3.1 is adopted and published jointly by WI and AWMAC – in English and French editions – effective July 1, 2017.