9781118603680

Sustainable Residential Interiors

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  • ISBN13:

    9781118603680

  • ISBN10:

    1118603680

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 9/15/2014
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Summary

As college campuses and workplaces turn their attention to minimizing carbon footprints, sustainable design is an increasingly fashionable aspect of interior design and architecture. Sustainable Residential Interiors focuses on implementing ?Green? design practices and technologies that improve indoor environmental quality. This update to the prize-winning 1st Edition features extensive information on certifications, standards, and materials in compliance with the new LEED v4 rating system. Forward-thinking students and professionals who recognize the growing emphasis on ?Green? initiatives will gain the latest information on sustainable design in this book.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Why Be Sustainable?

What Are “Green Buildings”?

Conclusion

Resources

Chapter 2 Inspiring Stories

Chapter 3 Inspiring Projects

Chapter 4 Healthy Interiors

Green Building Framework

Health Matters

Safety and Wellbeing

Healthy, High-Performing Strategies

Team Integration

Benefits

Next Steps

Resources

Chapter 5 Greening Projects

Getting Started on a Green Project

Integrated Design Approach and Criteria

Interior Designer’s Role

Jobsite Measures

Client’s Role and Responsibilities

Green Builder Programs

Green Building Cost Considerations

Resources

Chapter 6 Greening Specifications

Product Criteria

Vetting Products

Materials Safety Data Sheets

Questions for Manufacturers and Suppliers

In Summary

Resources

Chapter 7 Green Building Rating Systems

National and International Programs

Regional Programs

Frameworks and Guidelines

Holistic Communities

Tools and Resources

Resources

Chapter 8 Certifications & Standards

What Are Green Certifications and Standards and Why Are They Important?

Certification Resources

Indoor Environmental Quality

Life-Cycle Analysis

Carbon Footprint

Compostable

Certifications & Standards by Category/Material Type

Resources

Chapter 9 Concrete

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 10 Masonry

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 11 Metals

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 12 Wood and Composites

Sustainable Wood Choices

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Biobased Composites (Wood Alternatives)

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 13 Openings: Doors and Windows

Interior Doors

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Windows and Exterior Doors

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Where Does It Come From?

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 14 Finishes

Plaster and Gypsum Board

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

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Maintenance

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Spec List

Resources

Where Does It Come From?

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Maintenance

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Resources

Where Does It Come From?

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Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Tile

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Flooring

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

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Maintenance

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Maintenance

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Maintenance

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Where Does It Come From?

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Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

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Wall Treatments

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Paint and Coatings

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Where Does It Come From?

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Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Where Does It Come From?

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Maintenance

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Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Overview: Stains, Finishes, and Adhesives

Stains, Colorants, and Tints

Finishes, Sealants, and Topcoats

Adhesives and Glues

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 15 Specialties

Shower Enclosures

Where Does It Come From?

Where Does It Go?

Installation

Maintenance

Spec List

Closets and Shelving

Fireplaces and Stoves

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 16 Equipment: Appliances and Office Equipment

Appliances

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Computers, Printers, and Office Equipment

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 17 Mechanical: Plumbing

Toilets, Urinals, and Bidets

Lavatories and Sinks

Showers and Tubs

Fittings

Graywater

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 18 Electrical: Lighting and Light Fixtures

Types of Bulbs

Bulb Efficacy

Lighting Controls

Fixtures

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Chapter 19 Furnishings

Countertops

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

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Maintenance

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Maintenance

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Maintenance

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Spec List

Cabinetry

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Textiles

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Case Pieces

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Upholstery

Where Does It Come From?

Installation

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Lighting

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Mattresses and Bedding

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Area Rugs

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Window Treatments

Where Does It Come From?

Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Resources

Accessories and Art

Where Does It Come From?

Installation and Maintenance

Where Does It Go?

Spec List

Chapter 20 Green Business Development

Relationship Building

Networking

Target Markets

Market Differentiation

Innovation Benefits

Strategic Action Plan

Outreach

Sharing Successful Projects

Cost Considerations

Value Bonding

Resources

Chapter 21 Sustaining Life

Questioning the Status Quo

Purposeful Living

Inspirational Mentors

Next Steps

Chapter 22 What’s Next

ABUNDANCE

BUILDING SCIENCE

EDUCATION

FUTURE GENERATIONS

HEALTH

HIGH-PERFORMANCE

RESTORATIVE

REGENERATIVE

RESILENCY

TECHNOLOGY

TRANSPARENCY

Conclusion

Resources

Web Sites

Recommended Reading

GLOSSARY

Rewards Program

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