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April 9, 2021
8 Sustainable Construction Techniques: How You Build is as Important as What You Build

For every 100 pounds of construction material brought to the site, 30 of it will be wasted. This creates enormous pressure to recycle, reuse and repurpose wherever possible. Here are eight sustainable construction techniques to help you reduce waste in your building processes.

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March 22, 2021
Designing Flexible Medical Care Facilities

Medical care facilities were designed with “normal” care business in mind. They were certainly not designed with the flexibility needed to treat pandemic patients. So let's examine a few ways healthcare facilities leaders can create facilities flexibility.

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March 18, 2021
Materials Make the Difference: 5 Parameters to Help You Select Green Construction Materials

Selecting the right green construction materials can be difficult. It's hard to know which ones truly follow sustainable practices from their raw state to the supply shelf. As you consider materials, examine the process required to get to that end-state material along these five parameters.

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March 1, 2021
6 Ways to Start Prepping for Summer Construction Projects Now

With the longer days and warmer weather, summer is building season across the country. Lots of work goes into making a summer construction project successful, long before the first crew shows up.

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November 12, 2020
Leveling Up the FCA: The Soft Metrics That Should Inform a Capital Plan

The experience of a college campus is always greater than the sum of its parts. And when it comes to capital planning, leaders need to think beyond the hard data captured in a typical FCA.

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