Materials, Specifications, and Maintenance (21)

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

Public Space and Maintenance - On the Vocation of Care - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Public Space and Maintenance - On the Vocation of Care - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 21, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Quality Control Matters Matter: Improving the Accuracy and Efficiency of Construction Documents - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Quality Control Matters Matter: Improving the Accuracy and Efficiency of Construction Documents - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 21, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Building Great Ideas - Art, Science and Reality in Design Through Construction - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Building Great Ideas - Art, Science and Reality in Design Through Construction - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 20, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Mitigating the Carbon Footprint of Concrete - 1.25 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.0 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Mitigating the Carbon Footprint of Concrete - 1.25 PDH (LA CES/HSW) / 1.0 GBCI SITES-Specific CE

Nov 20, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
175 Years: Soil Trends & Maintenance at the Smithsonian Gardens - 1.25 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

175 Years: Soil Trends & Maintenance at the Smithsonian Gardens - 1.25 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Nov 19, 2021
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
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