Category: LEED

Certifications

As work continues, this seems like an opportune time to discuss some of the certifications we are seeking for this home and describe what they encompass. Certifications are voluntary – our only requirement is to meet the building codes in effect [...]

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Rainwater management

Rainwater runoff from properties and roads is a major contributor to poor water quality in our aquifers and streams.  The water picks up fertilizers, organic chemicals, debris, and other materials before entering the water table.  LEED recognizes the importance of [...]

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Framing Starts

Now that the weather has moderated, our framing crew is going gangbusters. They started with the garage and then moved to the main house. Our steel beam provider stepped up to get accommodate our schedule – we’ve incorporated a lot [...]

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