Step Minimize Additional Costs Through Integrated Design

The integrated design process described in Chapter 2 allows for the early consideration of green building practices, thus ensuring that high-value, high-priority items are identified and incorporated from the outset. Integrated design has the potential to reduce costs and—by incorporating the green building features into fundamental aspects of the project, such as location, orientation, site grading, and major building systems—to minimize additional costs to the greatest extent possible.

0 0

Post a comment