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Existing Building Fire Escapes- Building Square-footage

NC-2009 PIf2: Project Summary Details
posted by Katherine Norris on Aug 7, 2019, 11:36 am

Our existing building relies on (2) metal fire escapes for emergency egress that we are not modifying.  They are full exterior, self supported, and only connect to the building with lateral steel...

Last reply: David Posada, Aug 7, 2019, 1:18 pm

LEED V4.1 EBO+M Minimum Program Requirements

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Ben McEwen on Aug 7, 2019, 11:57 am

I cannot verify that LEED V4.1 EBO+M requires fulfillment of the usual MPRs that have been required for previous versions (permanent location, site boundaries, etc.). V4 does use these MPRs for...

Auditorium, black box theatre, TV studio

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Kavita K on Aug 7, 2019, 11:11 am

Hi all,
We have a High School project where the auditorium will mainly be used for performances and rehearsal. We have a black-box theater / drama classroom too. I assume this will be...

Documentation for no once-through cooling?

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Jasmine A on Aug 6, 2019, 4:22 pm

I have a question relating to the heat rejection & cooling requirement of "No ...

Last reply: Jasmine A, Aug 7, 2019, 10:59 am

LVR wood stain and concrete sealer

CI-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Sue Bryant on Aug 7, 2019, 10:46 am

How do you find the LVR for these products? 

Gray water for irrigation

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Hoda Ibrahim on Aug 6, 2019, 11:53 am

Our project have external gray water for irrigation so we don’t have to treat water on site 

Can I consider option 2 for 100% reduction or not? 

And what about calculations...

monitoring frequency of Storm Water Prevention Plan

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by saif eddine majdaoui on Jul 2, 2019, 11:05 am

Does the monitoring of SWPP and PCES have to be carried out every week on LEED certification projects even if in the absence of rainy / weather events (No precipitation / no rain

Last reply: Nischay Gowda, Aug 7, 2019, 8:53 am

Recycling treated lumber or plywood?

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by Renee Shirey on Jul 15, 2019, 5:19 pm

Has anybody found a way to recycle/divert plywood or other engineered...

Last reply: Nischay Gowda, Aug 7, 2019, 8:12 am

Waste Management Coordinator

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by Akshay Padwal on Mar 5, 2019, 4:50 pm

The person (program manager) who is coordinating waste management, do they have to be LEED certified? 

Last reply: Nischay Gowda, Aug 7, 2019, 8:05 am

Location and Transportation- option 2: Diverse uses

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Ricardo Filho on Aug 7, 2019, 7:11 am

Hi all;

I have a question on the Location and Transportation credit, more specifically on the topic of the Diverse use:

the User guide says:

"No more than two uses in...