Aug 22, 2018
Today is a special episode where
host Charlie Cichetti shares his “Top 10 Tips to
Make Your LEED Project a Success.” Many of the tips focus on new LEED projects,
but the principles can be applied to some older projects too.
Listen to the entire episode to hear Charlie unpack each tip for
Top 10 Tips to Make Your LEED
Project a Success
- Decide to go
for LEED early. IPD.
expectations of each team member on the design + construction iteam
- Don’t just
chase LEED points and check boxes.
- Use the
Energy Model as collaboration after getting modeler up to speed on
wish list ECM’s.
- Keep a
consistent LEED update meeting format and agenda so everyone comes
- Partner with
the Contractor, share examples, and then have subs sort LEED data
to the top.
- Make sure
your LEED Online data is consistent so you don’t get flagged
(people count, SqFt, etc.).
(Cx) expectations set early and try to avoid wasted testing
- When LEED
Review comments come back, use narratives and only answer what they
are asking for!
- Market Your
Building as a Green Building!
To hear host Charlie Cichetti
unpack all of his “Top 10 Tips to Make Your LEED Project a
Success,” download and listen to the entire episode!
Helpful Links from the Podcast:
Connect with Charlie Cichetti and GBES:
Connect on LinkedIn
GBES on Instagram
Don't forget to leave a positive rating and review
iTunes if you truly enjoyed the show.
We have prepared more episodes for the upcoming weeks, so come by
again next week! Thank you for tuning in to the Green Building Matters