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Weekend Paint and Carpet?

EBOM-2009 IEQc1.5: IAQ Best Management Practices—Facility Alterations and Additions
posted by D. G. on May 10, 2010, 3:10 pm

I have a question about whether painting and carpet replacement in a tenant suite, taking place on the weekends, counts as a facility alteration. The definition cited in the Reference Guide is...

Last reply: David Posada, May 11, 2010, 6:48 pm

Grout for Concrete Repair

NC-2009 IEQc4.2: Low-emitting materials - paints and coatings
posted by Omer Moltay on May 4, 2010, 9:54 am


Which category in...

Last reply: Abena Darden, May 11, 2010, 1:33 pm

check MPRs

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on May 11, 2010, 12:26 pm

Interesting situation. I think that in terms of the actual LEED credit requirements, you could do this. It's common to meet SSp1, for...

Required Waste haulers

EBOM-2009 MRp2: Solid Waste Management Policy
posted by Janna Nash on May 8, 2010, 4:18 pm

Can you tell me if contracts with waste haulers are required? My project is a small office building located on a college campus. Currently the office personnel or college students carry all...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 11, 2010, 11:18 am

Taxes and Other fees

CI-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by EMILY KANAREK on Apr 29, 2010, 11:18 am

Are taxes and transportation fees included in the product cost? I can't seem to find this anywhere! Thanks!

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2010, 10:47 pm

FSC Certified Bamboo

CI-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by Jerry Phelps on May 10, 2010, 5:37 pm

If our project is using bamboo, does that mean that our bamboo has to be...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2010, 10:43 pm

Rounding-off the total Number of carpool parking

NC-v2.2 SSc4.4: Alternative Transportation—Parking Capacity
posted by Tysa Tenebro on May 10, 2010, 2:34 pm


I just want to ask if I could just have 2 parkings instead of 3 parkings for carpooling if the answer of the 5% of total parking spaces is 2.1? Please advise. Thank you.

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2010, 2:40 pm

Title 24 instead of ASHRAE in CI 2.0

CI-2009 EAc1.1: Optimize energy performance - lighting power
posted by Janika McFeely on Apr 8, 2010, 5:50 pm

We received a comment back on a review of a CI 2.0 project requiring us to use the ASHRAE standard instead of Title 24 (as it states in the 2.0 reference guide). We would be ok under LEED CI 2009...

Last reply: Dave Intner, May 10, 2010, 12:22 pm

Fixture data/spec sheets

EBOM-2009 WEp1: Minimum Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Janna Nash on Mar 2, 2010, 4:58 pm

My project building was built in 1876 (!) and has not had a major renovation since 1993 (it did have one in the 1980s). I do not have bath faucet spec sheets; however, if I add aerators to the...

Last reply: Jason Franken, May 7, 2010, 10:15 pm

latest LEED 2009 addenda

CI-2009 IEQc4.3: Low-emitting materials - flooring systems
posted by Devon Bertram on May 6, 2010, 12:22 pm

FYI an addenda to 2009 includes some important updates to EQc4.3:

“Mineralbased finish flooring products such as tile, masonry, terrazzo, and cut stone without integral organic-based...

Last reply: Dave Intner, May 6, 2010, 5:14 pm