Post Tagged with: "rainwater harvesting"

How Can Rainwater Harvesting Benefit My Landscaping?

How Can Rainwater Harvesting Benefit My Landscaping?

June 11, 2014 at 10:40 am

In its most basic form, rainwater harvesting is simply the process of collecting and depositing rainwater before it meets an aquifer. If intelligently done, rainwater harvesting can have benefits for your irrigation system and garden. Logistics of Rainwater Harvesting¬† Rainwater harvesting is an extremely eco-conscious and renewable water source to […]

 
Example of a commercial rainwater harvesting system

Benefits of Rainwater Harvesting for Commercial Buildings

March 27, 2013 at 4:14 pm

Office buildings, shopping centers, apartment buildings, and other commercial properties can reap substantial benefits from rainwater harvesting. Whatever the motive – sustainability, reduced utility costs, or improved landscaping – rainwater harvesting makes great sense for commercial property managers. Throughout the U.S., ground water resources have been declining and the cost […]

 
The Asher Seeks LEED Silver Certification

The Asher Seeks LEED Silver Certification

October 5, 2011 at 8:24 pm

This fall, our team is gearing up to begin work at The Asher, a luxury apartment community in Alexandria’s Old Town neighborhood. We’re particularly excited about this project because it is expected to receive LEED Silver certification due to its many green building and design features. Designed by Lessard Urban […]