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Calculating Residential Density- comparing to what acreage?

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Renee Shirey on Aug 8, 2019, 1:36 pm

In calculating the DU/acre, what land is used to determine the overall acreage? Am I comparing the # of residential units compared to the total acreage in the 1/4 radius, that total acreage minus...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Aug 9, 2019, 11:19 am

minor improvements within the water body body buffers: grade changes necessary to ensure public access

NC-v4 LTc2: Sensitive land protection
posted by Louise Schlatter on Aug 6, 2019, 6:14 pm

Hi.  I have a question about minor improvements within the...

Last reply: Blake Jackson, Aug 9, 2019, 10:15 am

FSC wood

NC-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Hoda Ibrahim on Aug 9, 2019, 3:12 am

Can I use imported...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Aug 9, 2019, 9:43 am

Submetering Process Water- Assisted Living laundry

NC-v4 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Jennifer Rennick on Jul 18, 2019, 1:12 am

I'm working on an assisted living facility that will have laundry machines in just a few of their residential units, but generally have a central laundry facility for the building. Would the...

Last reply: Erkki Seinre, Aug 9, 2019, 5:12 am

Option 1- Flushout of Non-Occupied Spaces

NC-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Mike Bahr on Aug 8, 2019, 6:41 pm

My project is a mid-rise building with the lower 5 levels being open air parking. Is that required to be flushed, and meet humidity and temperature requirements?

Charging station capacity- Option 2 Electric vehicles

CS-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Frantisek Macholda on Mar 21, 2018, 6:11 am

Dear all,

developer decided to meet the requirement via option 2- installing electric charging station at our project. The requirement of 3% of total parking capacity equipped with...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Aug 8, 2019, 4:04 pm

Locally Sourced materials definition

NC-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Elizabeth Kertesz on Nov 22, 2016, 4:46 pm

The reference guide says that products sourced (extracted, manufactured, purchased) within 100 miles of the site are valued at 200% of their cost. So, does this mean that a product has to be...

Last reply: Allison Smith, Aug 8, 2019, 12:33 pm

Lowest flow shower on the market

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Sophie Kerr on Jul 15, 2019, 4:52 pm

What is the lowest flow shower you've come across? The lowest we have is 5.7 LPM (1.5 GPM). 

Last reply: Sarah Nugent, Aug 8, 2019, 12:24 pm

MR BPD&O Calculator v4.1

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Agata Mozer on Apr 15, 2019, 7:50 am


I would like to replace the v4 credit with v4.1 equivalent and track the credit status via appropriate calculator. Could you tell me where can I find the right editable document?...

Last reply: Elizabeth Repin, Aug 8, 2019, 11:07 am

MERV 11 in garage unit

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Johanna Koch on Aug 8, 2019, 3:25 am

Do you have to have...