All About That Base – Cove Base! LEED v4 Compliant Cove Base Adesives

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing cove base adhesives that meet the low-emitting materials requirements for emissivity. Let us know if you’ve found any others! Cove Base Adhesive Dupont Wall Base Adhesive Roppe 1100 Wall Base Adhesive Shaw 5050 Adhesive Royal Adhesives Fusion […]

A Sticky Situation for v4 Adhesives and Sealants

We’ve been poking our noses through a lot of v4 products and the accompanying challenges we’re seeing in the field (and Badgers have keen noses), and we’ve come across a sticky situation – emissivity for adhesives and sealants. (Get it, adhesives are sticky – a sticky situation??? Not only do Badgers have great noses, but […]

4 months to go…

Wow, time flies! Only 4 months to go as we near the LEED v4 implementation deadline. The Badger has been on the road for nearly the last 8 weeks straight, and we’ve heard a common theme – project team’s still have A LOT of uncertainty on how they’re going to meet some of the v4 […]

I hope you like math

Do you remember the good old fashion TI-85 Calculators from back in the day? That sweet device where you could somehow play Tetris for hours on end? Even in the world if iphones, tablets, and everything else, I still miss that sweet, simple Tetris… But enough reminiscing. Another reason for the old TI-85 dust-off is […]

Does your Job Site Trailer Look Like This?

You know, we give a presentation called Stopping Surprises, Managing the LEED Construction Process (which is GBCI approved if you need CEs!) a good bit, and one of the tips we mention is that communication is pretty important across a lot of the LEED credits (duh). We’ve written in the past about signage on construction […]

Two Key Tips for VOC Management

In an ideal (LEED-based) world, all products would come with a giant stamp right on them, or on the first page of a submittal, with big bold wording stating things like VOC content, FSC number or recycled percentage. For better or for worse, that certainly isn’t the case. What I am amazed with, however, is […]

Win That Next LEED Project – 5 Key Tips

Winning project work is tough, and having LEED in the mix can make it even more challenging. Here are 5 tips to make your LEED case more compelling and set you apart from your competition.