Tag: green building code

Indoor Plant Care 101

Caring for plants on the interior of a building can be a great experience or a nightmare depending on your watering habits. There are a lot of factors that go into the overall health of a tropical plant over time, but watering will most likely be a deciding factor in the future of your plant(s)…. Read more »

Design Inspiration for your next living green wall!

It is no secret that green walls are becoming a trend in today’s cityscapes. As buildings go up and our natural surroundings are diminished, the importance of designing buildings with natural elements increases. So much so, that things like the WELL Building Standard and LEED certification are becoming common references for developers as well as… Read more »

Green Roofs….Why not?

Green roofs have started to become really popular overseas, specifically in countries such as Germany, France, Austria, and Switzerland. I live in America and have started to question why I am not seeing green roofs all over the place. Green roofs do come at a higher initial price point than most building or people would… Read more »

Interior Landscape and Green Building Code

All over the country, home and business owners are starting to understand their responsibilities in building a greener, more sustainable world. The homes we live in, offices we work in and factories that make our goods are major contributors to pollution. Many standards have been developed, like the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)… Read more »