Has Coastal Zone Hotel Construction Become the Twilight Zone for Mold & Moisture Control?

May 26th, 2017|Categories: Building Failures, Climates, Design Deficiencies, Engineering, Hidden Risks of Green Buildings, Hotels/Hospitality, Problem Avoidance, Projects Completed by Liberty|Comments Off on Has Coastal Zone Hotel Construction Become the Twilight Zone for Mold & Moisture Control?

Clash of the Titans: When Hotel Design and Construction Standards Cause Catastrophic Mold Problems

April 21st, 2017|Categories: Building Design, Climates, Design Deficiencies, Engineering, Humid Climates, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air, Problem Avoidance|Comments Off on Clash of the Titans: When Hotel Design and Construction Standards Cause Catastrophic Mold Problems

Brand Demands: Can These Be The Cause of Catastrophic Mold Problems?

April 18th, 2017|Categories: Building Design, Climates, Engineering, Humid Climates, Mold and Moisture, Problem Avoidance|Comments Off on Brand Demands: Can These Be The Cause of Catastrophic Mold Problems?

Don’t Let History Repeat Itself. Enlist the Help of Experts!

February 20th, 2017|Categories: Building Failures, Building Pressure, Building Products, Engineering|Comments Off on Don’t Let History Repeat Itself. Enlist the Help of Experts!

New Products and New Procedures can Often Result in the Same Old Problems

February 10th, 2017|Categories: Building Design, Building Failures, Building Products, Design Deficiencies, Engineering, Mold and Moisture|Comments Off on New Products and New Procedures can Often Result in the Same Old Problems

“They Didn’t Tell Me It Was There, So It’s Not My Fault” -General Contractor

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Building Design, Building Failures, Engineering|Comments Off on “They Didn’t Tell Me It Was There, So It’s Not My Fault” -General Contractor

Common Sense but Not Common Practice

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Building Design, Building Failures, Design Deficiencies, Engineering, Peer Reviews, Problem Avoidance|Comments Off on Common Sense but Not Common Practice

Building Codes: The Worst Buildings that Can Legally Be Built

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Building Design, Codification, Engineering, Green Buildings, Hidden Risks of Green Buildings|Comments Off on Building Codes: The Worst Buildings that Can Legally Be Built

What Do You Do When Good Practice Collides with Building Codes?

December 12th, 2016|Categories: Building Design, Building Envelope Failures, Building Failures, Codification, Engineering, High Performance Buildings, Mold and Moisture, Problem Avoidance, Renovations|Comments Off on What Do You Do When Good Practice Collides with Building Codes?

What is the standard practice for dust control containment construction in Healthcare construction?

November 28th, 2016|Categories: Building Failures, Building Products, Engineering, Indoor Air Quality|Comments Off on What is the standard practice for dust control containment construction in Healthcare construction?