Materials

The ideal scenario for a sustainable building environment is a future where all materials are safe and replenishable and have no negative impact on human and ecosystem health.

Discussion Questions:

What are the materials used in building a house?

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How do the materials used in building a house affect the house?

Structurally Insulated Panels (SIPs)

Tiny House Experts

Kata Petty, Senior Project Design at Steven Kahle Architects (SKA Studio):

Established in 2004, SKA Studio provides master planning, architectural and sustainable design services. The firm is dedicated to the pursuit of design excellence of which sustainable design is a core component. SKA is a member of the US Green Building Council (USGBC) and the Living Building Challenge Community. Recent project work includes Commercial, Institutional, Retail, and Residential projects.

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