Architecture Terms: Environmentally Conscious

Architecture Terms: Environmentally Conscious

The profession of architecture can oftentimes seem aloof and difficult to understand. There are a lot of terms regularly used on architectural websites, which can be confusing without some context and nuance. The good news is that these terms are easily explained....
Architecture Terms: Building Strategies

Architecture Terms: Building Strategies

In the previous post, we discussed some commonly-used terms regarding green, sustainable, and resilient architecture. We can now explore some of the building strategies these architectural designs implement. Passive Solar Passive Solar is a strategy of building that...
Architecture Terms: Standards And Frameworks

Architecture Terms: Standards And Frameworks

In part one and part two of our series of definitions, we defined some terms and strategies to help familiarize you with sustainability in architecture. We now present four terms that focus on standards and frameworks. They are common terms found while researching...