27 Nov '14, 5pm

The many ways to give thanks for a #LEED-certified space

The many ways to give thanks for a #LEED-certified space

When you think of Thanksgiving, you probably picture family, turkey, stuffing and perhaps football. Those are the first things that come to mind for me as well. When you think of Thanksgiving, you probably also think about the things you are grateful for, and this Thanksgiving I'm giving thanks for the space where I work: the LEED for Commercial Interiors Platinum Certified USGBC Headquarters . Here's my LEED-certified Thanksgiving list: 1. EQ credits 8.2 | Daylight and views – views (1 point) Have you ever noticed that you feel better when you can see the sun? That’s not all in your head. I promise. Access to sunlight and views of the outdoors have been shown to have positive impacts on both human behavior and health, because it reinforces our circadian rhythms (otherwise known as your body’s clock). And here we have it in abundance and not just in the executive offices a...

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