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Hand held Devices for measuring TVOC

NC-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by frederick muscatello on Nov 27, 2019, 1:58 pm

Does anyone have any hand held meters for measuring...

Last reply: Samuel Sura, Dec 5, 2019, 4:35 pm

50% Unbound

Healthcare-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Lene Hill on Dec 5, 2019, 11:34 am

What does unbound mean? How is unbound determined? 

Does unbound refer to the % openings in the pavers or the void space in the stone below?   Generally, the stone below a paver section...

Testing the SRI of a paint

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Francesco Passerini on Dec 5, 2019, 11:18 am

A paint is going to be applied to the cover of parking spaces. The cover is made of asphalt. The...

Bicycle Storage for transitional housing for homeless

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Summer Gorder on Dec 4, 2019, 1:00 pm

I am working on a Behavioral Health Resource Center for Multnomah County, and I am not sure how to classify the occupants for the calculations. Please see the breakdown below, and let me know if...

Last reply: Nick Semon, Dec 5, 2019, 11:05 am

LEED HCv4- Calculating overall hospital emplyees on site at peak times

Calculating FTEs
posted by Sarah Michelman on Dec 5, 2019, 10:14 am


My team and I are currently working on a new LEEDv4 HC project and we are having trouble finding the formula to calculate the overall peak hosptial employees on site at peak times, a...

Nursing/skilled care facility- App G baseline

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Adam McMillen on Dec 4, 2019, 11:46 am

Hopefully an easy one here. We have a >150,000 sf nursing home/skilled care facility pursuing LEED. Is this building type classified as residential, so use System 1/2?  I see in the ASHRAE...

LEED AP BD+C on a CI project

CI-v4.1 IN102: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Joshua Mauldin on Dec 4, 2019, 4:31 pm

The credit requirements state that, "At least one principal participant of the project team must be a LEED Accredited Professional (AP) with a specialty appropriate for the project."  As a LEED...

Definition of Homes

ND-Plan-v4 GIBp2: Minimum building energy performance
posted by Edmar Cabra on Nov 24, 2019, 5:45 am

We are developing a contraction village that will house contractors for the adjacent new development. The construction village will have accommodation units and support facilities (e.g....

Last reply: David Posada, Dec 4, 2019, 7:00 pm

how do you manage providers that provide the right materials for LEED?

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by kim sung on Oct 27, 2019, 10:29 am


There is a question as a preliminary contractor for bird collision deterrence.

If I had a way to lower a threat factor to 15 or less as an alternative to bird collision,...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Dec 4, 2019, 6:23 pm

Bird Collision Deterrence

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Long Wang on Jun 24, 2018, 11:03 am

Hi, I have two questions of this pilot credit for our LEED EB: O+M project V4.

First, what specific requirements for the external facade, especially the glass. The other one is the...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Dec 4, 2019, 5:50 pm