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Are Shades 'Furniture and Furnishings'?

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Julie Hendricks on May 31, 2019, 12:53 pm

Motorized  and manual shades (such as Mechoshade) are in Division 12.  Do they count as "stand-alone furniture items" that must be included in low-emitting materials calculations?

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Aug 19, 2019, 11:58 am

Composite Wood Doors

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Katie Breshears on Aug 15, 2019, 3:59 pm

The credit language states that the composite...

Appeal for denied credit

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Johnathan Woodside on May 4, 2015, 3:01 pm

If a project has been submitted for review (Design prelim and Construction prelim) comments are received for each review. Upon returning comments from the second review, will the corrections made...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 15, 2019, 3:24 pm

Adding Green Energy points after final construction review

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Susan Di Giulio on Aug 15, 2019, 2:48 pm

So we have a difficult v2009 project that strained to achieve simple certification. It came back from prelim construction review with only one comment. The credit in question is worth 2 points...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 15, 2019, 3:02 pm

Adding PV to a project AFTER Energy efficiency prelim has been accepted in Design Review

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Susan Di Giulio on Aug 15, 2019, 2:40 pm


Our project is designed to be net 0 but will not have the funds allotted to build the PV until either very late in the construction process or even after. Therefore, we can't access...

exceptions for farmland?

NC-v4 LTc2: Sensitive land protection
posted by Erica Downs on Feb 5, 2019, 11:20 am

We have an...

Last reply: Erica Downs, Aug 15, 2019, 2:02 pm

APPA Room Type Definitions

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.2: Green cleaning - custodial effectiveness assessment
posted by Alexis Doyle on Aug 9, 2019, 1:00 pm


We are working on a building recertification to...

Last reply: Alexis Doyle, Aug 15, 2019, 12:40 pm

Flush-out option preferred, but some furniture delivery delayed

NC-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Erica Downs on Aug 15, 2019, 11:58 am

The project contractor intends to do a full flush-out prior to occupancy.  Most of the furniture will be installed prior to flush-out, but on particular oder has been delayed and may not arrive...

Water Efficiency in CS

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Susan Di Giulio on Aug 5, 2019, 3:59 pm

We are doing a large LEED-CS office building. The owner will provide 2 large restrooms with extremely low water fixtures for tenant employees on each floor. In v4, it seems like regardless of...

Last reply: Marc Mondor, Aug 15, 2019, 11:07 am

ROI for LEED at Healthcare Campus

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Barbara Hamilton on Aug 14, 2019, 1:07 pm

Please share any reports or data that exemplifies the ROI of building and operating a LEED building, specifically for healthcare, i.e. Acute Care Hospital and Out Patient Pavillion.