Every new building project brings a fresh opportunity to provide the best atmosphere for the occupants and sustainability to benefit the environment.  With FITWEL, WELL building standards and LEED, there are no shortage of certification programs.  Which one is best for your project, or should you go for all three? Comparing certifications FITWEL (Facilities Innovations…

Heat gain and heat loss

Working in an industry that uses glass and polycarbonate for structures and openings in the roof, we know a lot about heat gain and heat loss.  It's a big concern for almost all of our customers, especially when considering the impact on potential LEED certification. WHAT IS HEAT GAIN AND HEAT LOSS? Heat loss, measured…

If you want to improve your memory performance, attention span and overall cognitive abilities nature is your answer.  And the trend towards more human focused architecture has recognized the connection between people and their environments.  More and more new projects are including naturally restorative architecture like: Living walls which reduce indoor pollutants along with bringing…