» 2010 October

The Biking Architect

A place for creative, green, sustainable, design inspiration…

Biking Architect Home About the Biking Architect Table of Contents RSS Feed Blogroll

Do You Know Your WALK SCORE?

The Biking Architect has just returned from the AIA (American Institute of Architects) regional conference in Eugene, Oregon. He had lots of exciting new information to share and made some new product discoveries that were worth noting. One of the keynote speakers was Alan Durning. Mr. Durning started the non-profit Sightline Institute Solutions for a […]

more... »

Thu, October 28 2010 » Discoveries » No Comments

The Art of the Eco Mind Shift – Learning Something New

Spent last week at the Regional AIA (American Institute of Architecture) conference in Eugene, Oregon and I am sorting out the material and information I gleaned from that experience and will be posting a number of exciting lessons learned in the coming weeks.   The environment was the biggest issue and how to keep working at […]

more... »

Thu, October 21 2010 » Discoveries » 1 Comment

A FINE POST THAT TEACHES ABOUT A LEED CERTIFIED BUILDING

I am subscribed to the Brightwork’s Blog and I enjoy reading their good words about their good works. Our office worked with the good folks at Brightworks on the Rainer Building at Pierce College and was very impressed by their continued good efforts. I was impressed with this article by Eric Baxter, because it teaches […]

more... »

Thu, October 14 2010 » Discoveries » No Comments

2010 Solar Tour Of Homes

This year we had a healthy  number of folks come on by to see our solar powered home and we had some pretty exciting results to share with them  to encourage energy efficiency and solar worth whileness. The Puget Sound Chapter of the Northwest EcoBuilding Guild sent a Docent to share and teach about what […]

more... »

Thu, October 7 2010 » Discoveries » No Comments