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Innovations Encourage Green Renovations

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For the next few years, design professionals will find numerous opportunities to market green renovations by using innovative produc ts that promote change and the renewal of existing properties. Sustainable, green renovations are a segment that is expected to cont inue to expand the design and construction market.

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1. Investigate alternatives for high-performance window replacements and design treatments that promote healthy indoor air quality.2. Evaluate and select waterproofing systems to renovate plaza deck applications that meet tight schedules and reduce construction waste. 3. Discuss environmental advantages of engineered limestone and manufactured stone products that reduce waste and require less energy to ship. 4. State the advantages of using movable sliding doors as a daylight strategy and to promote flexibility in open office planning.

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