What is a LEED Certified Home?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Is a LEED home right for you? LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a certification program for green building. Without even realizing it, you may have already step foot into one of the famous LEED buildings. Why Would You Want A LEED Certified Home?

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Top LEED Projects Use Fired-Clay Brick Exteriors

The A to Z of Building

The world’s highest-scoring college dorm in Leadership and Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is the latest among top LEED projects to consistently incorporate brick exteriors. Serving as a

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Vanderbilt University Alumni Hall Receives LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Alumni Hall has received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and is a Green Building Council for its recent renovation and addition.

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IDEXX Synergy Center Named No. 4 in Top 10 ‘Beyond LEED’ Projects

The A to Z of Building

Lavallee Brensinger Architects' IDEXX Synergy Center has been named Number 4 in Interiors & Sources "Beyond LEED: Our Top 10 Projects for 2014."

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USGBC’s LEED Green Building Rating System Gets Strong Bipartisan Support

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council's (USGBC) LEED green building rating system has strong bipartisan support across the U.S., The U.S. according to a new poll released today. The nationwide poll found that 79

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How ecoScorecard Can Help You With LEED

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the Collaborative for High Performance Schools. Green LEED EcoScorecard StonePeak Tile

Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit. Building design professionals, facility managers and others seeking LEED building certification by the U.S. Specifically, Green Squared Certified products now qualify to contribute toward a new LEED Pilot Credit offered for using “Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials.” CTDA Home | Contact Us.

Tile of Spain announces winners of 2015 Passport to Creativity contest

Tile of Spain USA

Jason Money, AIA, LEED – Associate, BarlisWedlick Architects.

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USGBC Awards LEED® for Schools v2009 Platinum Certification to Dunbar Senior High School

The A to Z of Building

Gilbane Building Company announces Dunbar Senior High School was awarded U.S. Green Building Council's LEED® for Schools v2009 Platinum certification – making the high school project the

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Leeds Scientists Develop New Method to Measure Strength of Concrete Using Light

The A to Z of Building

Scientists from University of Leeds have used the principles of light to find a new way to measure the strength of modern types of concrete – providing the construction industry a better way to

Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit

The Tile Council of North America Blog

Building design professionals, facility managers and others seeking LEED building certification by the U.S. Specifically, Green Squared Certified products now qualify to contribute toward a new LEED Pilot Credit offered for using “Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials.” The credibility of the LEED program relies on that being a rigorous review and approval process.” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 26, 2016.

Preston Meadows Community in Canada Receives LEED Neighbourhood Development Certification

The A to Z of Building

After working with the US and Canada Green Building Councils for eight years, helping them refine and launch their LEED for Neighbourhood Developments (LEED-ND) program, Reid's Heritage Homes is

3 Phases Renewables Moves into LEED Silver Certified Facility in El Segundo, CA

The A to Z of Building

3 Phases Renewables today announced that it recently moved to a new location in El Segundo, CA after 14 years in Manhattan Beach, CA. The company, who is seen as one of California's leading suppliers

Katie Leede Baths

The Tile Shop

I like these bathrooms by Katie Leede: love the faux waves on the walls

Plainridge Park Casino Achieves LEED Gold Certification for Green Design and Construction

The A to Z of Building

Penn National Gaming, Inc. announced today that Plainridge Park Casino has been certified LEED® Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

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USGBC Awards LEED Gold Certification to Timken World Headquarters

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council® LEED (Leadership in Energy & The Timken Company today announced that its World Headquarters building has earned LEED® Gold certification from the U.S.

USGBC Awards LEED Gold to Miami Design District's Palm Court

The A to Z of Building

Palm Court, the second phase of an ambitious expansion of the Miami Design District, has been certified LEED Gold for Core + Shell by the US Green Building Council. As the master architect/architect

Go Green in 2016 the Easy Way

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the […]. Green LEED EcoScorecard red list StonePeak

Go Green in 2016 the Easy Way

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the […]. Green LEED EcoScorecard red list StonePeak

LEED help from LATICRETE® SUPERCAP®

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

LATICRETE® SUPERCAP®, LLC, manufacturer of the revolutionary self-leveling SUPERCAP® System, launches a new LEED Project Certification Assistant, making the specification of “The Next Generation Slab™” for projects quick and easy.

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Manufacturing Awarded LEED Gold Certification for Existing Tennessee Factory

The A to Z of Building

ThyssenKrupp Elevator has reaffirmed its commitment to the role sustainability plays in its business practices as well as employee health and safety through the U.S. Green Building Council's

Most Outstanding LEED Core and Shell Project Awarded to Aventura Optima Plaza

The A to Z of Building

CNL Commercial Real Estate, Inc., a commercial real estate services, development and investment firm, is pleased to announce that one of its properties, Aventura Optima Plaza, has been awarded Most

Cornell’s Warren Hall Receives LEED Platinum Certification after Refurbishment

The A to Z of Building

Steeped in economic and social science history, Cornell’s Warren Hall – refurbished, renovated and reinvigorated for teaching and research long into the new century – has added a

PNNL Opens New LEED Gold-Certified Systems Engineering Building

The A to Z of Building

With the opening this week of the Systems Engineering Building at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, a new suite of capabilities become available to researchers and

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Opens Silver LEED-Certified Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care

The A to Z of Building

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) celebrated the grand opening of its Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care. The Family Fall Festival and ribbon-cutting ceremony, held on

Time2Design: Cabinet Hardware Stylish & Green

Time2Design

Who said cabinetry hardware cant be green, eco friendly and compatable with LEED objectives? Du Verre Hardware is compatible with LEED objectives. PAGES. SLIDESHOW. FOLLOW. CONTACT. ABOUT. Cabinet Hardware Stylish & Green. lotus collection by william harvey.

New Vetrazzo Recycled Glass Subway Tile at Modwalls

Making Tile Modern

Modwalls has joined LEED certified Vetrazzo to offer exclusive subway tile in 3 sizes made of Vetrazzo’s American made recycled glass surfaces.

Harris Earns LEED Silver Certification for New Global Innovation Center

The A to Z of Building

Harris Corporation has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification for its new Global Innovation Center – a state-of-the-art, interactive technology showcase

Carr Properties Begins Construction of LEED Gold Certified, Trophy Office Building in Northwest D.C

The A to Z of Building

Carr Properties, together with Mayor Muriel Bowser, Councilmember Jack Evans, and project team members SHoP Architects and Clark Construction, broke ground today on Midtown Center, an 862,000 square

USGBC Awards LEED Platinum Certification to Mirabella Homeowners

The A to Z of Building

The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) has awarded the owners of the first 70 completed and occupied Mirabella homes in Bradenton, Florida the highest LEED certification level, Platinum

USGBC Grants LEED Gold Certification to New Residence Complex at Bucknell University

The A to Z of Building

Opened for the fall 2015 semester, the South Campus Apartments and adjacent Student Commons Building at Bucknell University were designed to provide students an appealing space to live, study, grab a

StonePeak’s Final Trade Shows of 2015

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

LEED StonePeak Trade Show BDNY Green Build Greenbuild NeoCon EastAs November comes to an end and December begins, StonePeak looks back at the last quarter of our Trade Shows, which included: NeoCon East, Design Boutique New York, and lastly GreenBuild. NeoCon East This year for NeoCon East we were located in a prime position near the entrance, housed in Booth #1345. The highlights of […]. The post StonePeak’s Final Trade Shows of 2015 appeared first on StonePeak Ceramics Blog.

Michelin’s 1.7-Million-Square-Foot Facility Achieves LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council has awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for the Company’s vast Midwest Distribution Center Michelin announced that the U.S.

Pearl River Tower in Guangzhou Achieves LEED-CS Platinum Certification

The A to Z of Building

The Pearl River Tower, an environmentally-smart building that stands as a landmark within the Guangzhou skyline, has passed LEED-CS platinum certification - the highest LEED rating, thus becoming a

Foothill Gold Line Operations Campus Main Shop Building Receives LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Today, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority announced that the U.S. Green Building Council awarded the Foothill Gold Line Operations Campus main shop building its Leadership in Energy &

PECO’s Philadelphia Headquarters Receives LEED Certification

The A to Z of Building

PECO has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the company’s Philadelphia headquarters. This achievement culminates a

Loyola’s Center for Translational Research and Education Receives LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Loyola University Chicago’s Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE) has received the prestigious LEED® gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

Flexhouse in Wildwood Achieves LEED Gold Homes Certification

The A to Z of Building

has been awarded LEED Gold Certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system Welch Design, LLC announced today that Flexhouse, 33160 N. Cove Rd. in Wildwood, IL.,

Sustainable Stone Gets Major Green OK

Stone Update

LEED and LBC recognize natural stone’s ANSI/NSC certification. Featured Sustainablity Articles

Rambler Park Awarded LEED Platinum EBOM Certification

The A to Z of Building

Parmenter Realty Partners announced today that Rambler Park has been awarded the first LEED Platinum for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance certification in Dallas and North Texas.