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Crushed/Decomposed Granite

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Danielle Dunn on Oct 25, 2018, 5:24 pm

I see that this question has been asked previously but I received a comment back that our documentation mention decomposed granite but didn't provide and...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Oct 26, 2018, 11:14 am

Exterior covered spaces

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Aneta Firląg on Mar 29, 2017, 6:16 am

We want to use paving block as one of the hardscape surfaces. Space between block can be fill with chippings/grit (photo:...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 26, 2017, 8:50 pm

Decomposed Granite

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Ema S on Mar 13, 2013, 7:06 pm

Does anyone know the...

Last reply: Alejandro Tangassi, Apr 28, 2016, 11:12 pm

Exterior covered spaces

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Esmeralda Ward on Feb 11, 2014, 9:54 pm

Hello,
Could someone please clarify where exterior hardscape spaces that are covered by the building roof should be counted? I had placed them in the 'hardscape' square footage number in...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 24, 2015, 9:36 pm

school playgrounds

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Mike Halcom on Oct 17, 2014, 12:36 pm

How does this credit address playgrounds? Are they considered hardscapes? Ours will have mulch ground cover.

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 24, 2015, 9:32 pm

Exclude existing parking with certification of building addition

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Larry Turbes on Feb 24, 2014, 12:46 pm

We are pursuing LEED certification for a 9,000 square foot addition to a 35,000 square foot school. The existing school will not be certified. The only exterior surfaces added will be sidewalks...

Last reply: Crissy Tsai, Feb 24, 2014, 1:24 pm

Outdoor seating. Hardscape or not?

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Carly Ruggieri on Aug 17, 2012, 5:15 pm

A school project of mine will be installing a small amphitheatre-style seating area in the exterior play yard. The levels of seating will be constructed out of recycled plastic deck-style...

Last reply: Crissy Tsai, Sep 5, 2012, 5:00 pm

"Any combination of the following strategies.."

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Shakir Ismail on Apr 2, 2012, 4:16 am

For a LEED for Schools project I'm working on.
What exactly does LEED define as a 'any combination of strategies' as listed in Option 1 for credit compliance with SSCr7.1?
Is there a...

Last reply: Emily Catacchio, Apr 16, 2012, 1:44 pm

Parking Garage

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Elizabeth Crenshaw Hammitt on Feb 16, 2012, 2:35 pm

We are looking at putting solar on top of our parking garage roof. We would be certifying under LEED 2012, so, from my reading, it looks like the top level of the garage would be required to meet...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 17, 2012, 2:33 pm

Parking Lot Tree Canopy Coverage

Schools-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Rebecca Griffith on Jul 25, 2011, 3:10 pm

We have been attempting to achieve this credit with tree canopy coverage in our parking lot. Two questions:
1.) What counts as 'shade' - 50% coverage per parking space?
2.) At what...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Sep 2, 2011, 8:57 am