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Design & Decision-Making: How Architects & Interior Designers Ease The Custom Furniture Process

During the month of April, we at Marshall Furniture decided to hone our focus on all things architectural. Although we focus a lot on our products’ ability to accommodate a wide range of technology, we also strive to make sure each build is a beautiful, one-of-a-kind piece. 562 more words

Gazelle Girl Race Achieves 98% Diversion and Saves 2,000 lbs. From Landfill

The Gazelle Girl has done it again! Not only does this annual women’s race get more popular each year, they find new and better ways to make it more environmentally friendly. 610 more words

Events

Net-Zero and Net-Positive Green Building: Vancouver’s New Policy, and a Pilot Project in Waterloo, Ontario

On May 1, the Green Building  Policy for Rezoning  took effect in the city of Vancouver, mandating that new commercial and multi-unit residential buildings  be built to standards modeled after the international… 529 more words

What is a LEED Associated Professional?

The LEED Professional Exams are administered by the Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), and test knowledge based on the Canada Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Rating Systems.   13 more words

FAQ

Green Building May 9th Luncheon: LEED v4 Energy/HVAC Credit Changes and Submittal Tips

Ever wonder what your LEED reviewer really wants you to know? Join two of GBCI’s most experienced LEED energy/HVAC Reviewers for an overview of the LEED v4 rating system changes and submittal tips. 232 more words

Announcements

Revit RANTS… Top Issues with Food Equipment Manufacturer Content & What it takes to Fix them Yourself (If you have to)

By Suzanne Painter-Supplee, LEED AP+ID&C

Your latest kitchen design is humming along nicely.  Then, BAM.  You hit a wall and it all comes to a screeching halt.  1,669 more words

Revit For Foodservice

IFMA releases Green Cleaning guide for facilities management professionals

Besides aesthetic considerations, maintaining a clean facility has numerous benefits including prolonged useful life of building components, improved indoor environmental quality, reduced exposure to pathogens, and it can even mean improved efficiency lowering energy costs. 276 more words

Sustainability And Building Science