More stories about Preservation

  • A Warehouse Renovation Blends Innovative Architecture and Sustainable Practices

    Aidlin Darling Architects and Matarozzi/Pelsinger Builders elevated an old warehouse to create a vibrant, mixed-use project called 355 Eleventh Street.

  • Changing Historic Preservation Guidelines

    Many historic preservationists believe that the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating system must be changed to better reflect the ecological, economic, and cultural value of preserving older buildings.

  • Home On The Range / Billings, Mont.

    As Montana’s only LEED Platinum-certified structure recognized by the Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Green Building Council, this 8,300-square-foot (771-m2) building houses several nonprofit environmental groups.

  • 330 Stuart St.

    Base building renovations for this 9-story building included core redesign and lobby renovation and upgrades.

  • Tropical Oasis Conserves Natural Resources

    Key West, Fla., attracts thousands of tourists year-round with its pristine weather, golf courses, beaches, water sports and restaurants. Located in a historic area of the city, The Banyan Resort invites visitors to enjoy the island’s tropical delights in an eco-friendly manner.

  • Economic Recovery to Depend on New Green-Collar Workforce

    On a bright Friday morning in February, Lisa Jackson, the new administrator of the Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, took the podium at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs conference in Washington. It was the closing session of the three-day conference, which was organized by the...

  • Historic Bank Building Goes Green

    Last year, HGA Architects and Engineers, Minneapolis, transformed the iconic First National Bank building in downtown St. Paul, Minn., into a more desirable multi-tenant office building.

  • A North Carolina Retreat Leaves a Small Footprint

    The Cottages at Spring House Farm sit at the base of the mountains in Marion, N.C., and provide a tranquil and secluded retreat.

  • Art Museum Upgraded

    Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, upgraded its Bowdoin College Museum of Art to care for its valuable art collection.

  • April Green Building Legislative Update

    A roundup of local, state, and federal legislation and government news affecting green home building.