Materials, Specifications, and Maintenance (23)

Material selection, specifications, and maintenance guidelines allow the landscape architect to take a decisive path to ensure that the design and materials they’ve specified will be successfully implemented on a project. Learn about tools and methods for communicating design intent through successful documentation, innovative strategies, and new technologies for the design and construction process.

Within this topic area:

  • Interpretation of standards and codes
  • Material selection and carbon footprints
  • Monitoring long-term maintenance management goals
  • Performance metrics
  • Plant selection
  • Retaining design intent through maintenance
  • SITES® strategies
  • Soil management techniques
  • Specification writing
  • Sustainable Products and Materials

Materials, Specifications, and Maintenance Products

Upstream-Downstream: Optimizing Bioretention Function Through Research, Engineering, Design, and Maintenance - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Upstream-Downstream: Optimizing Bioretention Function Through Research, Engineering, Design, and Maintenance - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Apr 20, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Reconnecting Landscapes: Resilient Planting Design in Ecologically Deficient Zones - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.0 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Reconnecting Landscapes: Resilient Planting Design in Ecologically Deficient Zones - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.0 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Nov 18, 2020
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Do You Really Know Your Soil? Avoiding Critical Soil Design Mistakes - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Do You Really Know Your Soil? Avoiding Critical Soil Design Mistakes - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 17, 2020
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
The Exquisite Detail: How Big Ideas Get Expressed in Tangible Craft - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

The Exquisite Detail: How Big Ideas Get Expressed in Tangible Craft - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 17, 2020
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Your Vision to Implementation – What a Contractor Needs to Know - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Your Vision to Implementation – What a Contractor Needs to Know - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 17, 2020
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Breaking Free from Tropical Hardwoods: New Alternatives for Sustainability - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.5 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Breaking Free from Tropical Hardwoods: New Alternatives for Sustainability - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.5 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Nov 18, 2019
Associates: $40.00
Members: $50.00
Standard: $60.00
Students: $0.00
Situation Normal: All Mocked Up - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Situation Normal: All Mocked Up - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 17, 2019
Associates: $30.00
Members: $40.00
Standard: $50.00
Students: $0.00
Fact Check: Assessing Landscape Performance in Research and Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Fact Check: Assessing Landscape Performance in Research and Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 17, 2019
Associates: $30.00
Members: $40.00
Standard: $50.00
Students: $0.00
Ecotrace: Layering Ecology Into Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Ecotrace: Layering Ecology Into Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 16, 2019
Associates: $30.00
Members: $40.00
Standard: $50.00
Students: $0.00
Landscape Resiliency Through Integrated Planting Design and Management - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Landscape Resiliency Through Integrated Planting Design and Management - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 15, 2019
Associates: $40.00
Members: $50.00
Standard: $60.00
Students: $0.00