Posts Tagged ‘Carpet’


Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Selecting Carpet and Resilient Flooring

Interior materials and finishes are a component of buildings where life-cycle impacts may be significantly greater than the impact associated with the initial manufacture and installation of the material.  Floor coverings in particular, which are subject to mechanical wear, may be replaced several times during the life of a building.

By Jim Taggart with Shelley Penner


sab homes 3 | The indoor environment

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Better indoor air starts with choice of materials

By Hugh Perry

As houses have become better built in recent years, with superior envelopes that are tighter against air leaks, indoor air quality has become more of a concern.