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An easy way to stay informed and earn PDUs NCARB   s latest initiative to inform and educate can be found in our new    Mi...
THE HIDDEN RISKS OF GREEN BUILDINGS  NCARB MINI-MONOGRAPH  AVOIDING MOISTURE   MOLD PROBLEMS  2  Authors  J. David Odom, A...
After reviewing the designs of hundreds of new buildings over the past 20 years and observing the failures in an equal num...
OVERVIEW OF LEED CREDITS THAT HAVE INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR MOISTURE   MOLD PROBLEMS  NCARB MINI-MONOGRAPH  The following i...
DESCRIPTION  ISSUE  COMMENTS  MR Credit 6  Rapidly Renewable Materials  Use of rapidly renewable natural building material...
FUNDAMENTAL COMMISSIONING  EA PREREQUISITE 1  AND ENHANCED COMMISSIONING  EA CREDIT 3  Intent of EA 1  Verify that the bui...
     FIGURE 3.2  left   Qualitative water testing of window and stud wall assembly after installation of membrane water pr...
NCARB MINI-MONOGRAPH  FIGURE 3.4  Example of the amount of water absorbed by a wall insulation product. This experiment de...
INCREASED VENTILATION  EQ CREDIT 2  Intent  Provide additional outdoor air ventilation to improve air quality for improved...
NCARB MINI-MONOGRAPH  FSEC   s research has demonstrated the relationship between building complexity  architectural and s...
INDOOR CHEMICAL   POLLUTANT SOURCE CONTROL  EQ CREDIT 5  Depending on the climate where the building is located it may be ...
N C A R B National Council of Architectural Registration Boards 1801 K Street Washington, DC 20006  Thought-provoking and ...