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Flooring Weld Rods: Document in which category?

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Jason Packer on May 23, 2023, 4:23 pm

Hello Leedusers, 

Does anyone have any experience documenting welding rods used in vinyl flooring? While the product LEED letter shows that it counts as an adhesive meeting the...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jul 14, 2023, 1:52 pm

Does gravel count in "Total Paving Area"

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Emily Larochelle on Jul 12, 2023, 11:06 am


I have seen a couple posts about how to count gravel in a nonroof measure. However, I am wondering if gravel counts in the "Total site paving area" of the calculation. 


Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jul 14, 2023, 8:27 am

Carbon offset Canada

NC-v4 EAc7: Green power and carbon offsets
posted by Julie Hardy on Jul 11, 2023, 2:39 pm


I am looking to get carbon offsets for a projet in Quebec. Do you know any good Canadian carbon offsets company that is affordable and meets the requirements? 

On green-e...

Non-occupied Garage- Flush required?

NC-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Leanne Conrad on Oct 26, 2017, 2:11 pm

If we have a separaetly HVAC served storage garage that is quite large and mimininally heated, does this area have to be included in the whole building flush and maintain the higher than normal...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jun 14, 2023, 2:57 pm

Advanced Metering NC Space Exemptions

NC-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Alexandra Markus on Jun 1, 2023, 1:45 pm

I'm working on a recreation center project that includes a daycare. The daycare space will not be fit-out as part of the project. From my understanding, we can exclude a small portion of the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 2, 2023, 1:32 pm

Strategy 7. Operable Windows- ASHRAE 62.1-2016 for windows location

NC-v4.1 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by MAUDE PINTAL on Mar 24, 2022, 3:31 pm


As part of a residential project aimed at LEEDv4 BD+C certification, we are studying the different possibilities to meet the "Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Strategies" credit with the...

Last reply: Paul Erlichman, May 30, 2023, 11:05 am

Pressurized entryway vestibules at high-volume building entrances

Healthcare-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Feb 1, 2021, 8:26 am

Hi, I would like to know if there is additional guidance on the requirement to provide pressurized entryway vestibules at high-volume building entrances. Is there a standard to follow or specific...

Last reply: Mohammad H Abbasi, Apr 26, 2023, 2:58 pm

No smoking signage without words

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Heather Belsey on Mar 1, 2023, 2:02 pm

I'm working on a healthcare project where the client is planning on using just the no smoking symbol on the door with no words or 'language' attached.  Just the cigarette crossed out - Is this...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Apr 17, 2023, 2:30 pm

Number of seating spaces vs wheelchair space

Healthcare-v4 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Dec 21, 2020, 3:57 pm

Credit language : 

  • Options for shade or indirect sun are provided, with at least one seating space per 200 square feet (18.5 square meters) of each respite area, with one wheelchair...

Last reply: Priscillia Champagne, Mar 22, 2023, 3:46 pm

Any success with this credit yet?

Pilot-Credits INpc113: Informing Design Using Triple Bottom Line Analysis
posted by Sophie Kerr on Oct 29, 2018, 4:11 pm

it was some how communicated to the reviewer or linked to the project. 3. Confirmation that a project member has participated in the LEED user pilot credit forum- There are only a few of us who have commented on this in the LEED User forum so my guess is not many have used this pilot credit it or it's been approved for others without participating in the forum. Log in or register to post comments Elaine Goetz Ohio University LEEDuser Basic Member July 15, 2019- 3:06 pm We also completed this credit using Autocase, but have not yet submitted it.  Participating in the LEED user pilot credit forum (this posting) is one...

Last reply: Rachael Johnson, Mar 20, 2023, 1:05 pm