Content related to ‘Landscaping’
A new approach to landscaping suburban office developments that integrates natural areas and provides more open, collaborative spaces can meet the demands of this next generation of office workers.
A long-term effort toward sustainable practices at the University of California, Davis delivers results.
Even the best laid sustainability initiatives can be foiled by unaware, unresponsive, or just plain unwilling occupants.
What do I do if my plant wants to reclaim cooling tower blowdown water and use it for the purposes of landscape irrigation?
The SITES rating system aims to generate the sustainability and resiliency of landscapes.
The new projects join 23 others across the country that have achieved certification since June 2010 as SITES pilot projects. These diverse projects represent landscapes of various sizes, locations, types, and costs.
A facility management professional in the United Arab Emirates struggles to define hard service landscaping tenders.
Vetting landscape service providers ensures they add value to site maintenance plans. From the April 2013 issue.
A leak about as small as the tip of a ballpoint pen (or 1/32nd of an inch) can waste about 6,300 gallons of water per month. As the weather warms up and facility managers concentrate their attention on landscaping, sprinkler systems should come under scrutiny.
The standard, in part, will address the importance of safety in electrical devices in landscape irrigation controllers while establishing a basis to ensure the safety, function, and durability of common electrical devices.