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Sustainable building Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Sustainable Building
    By: Stephen Valentine & David O’Hara
  • 2. Introduction to Sustainable Building
    What is Sustainable Building?
    When did it begin?
  • 3. Reduces Landfill Dependency
    Uses recyclable materials
    Cuts on waste materials from construction and demolition
    Building in existing structures
  • 4. Saves Energy
    Natural materials found next to the building site
    Heating from the sun
    Cooling from the ground
  • 5. Using Natural Materials
    Last longer
    Grow faster
    Readily available
  • 6. The Project
    For our creative piece we constructed a bench, not just any bench, a 100% sustainable bench made of reused wood from shipping pallets.
    + 2 Years =
    [In a Backyard]
  • 7. Why is this Sustainable?
    How does it reduces landfill dependency?
    Recycled wood
    Landfills
    Built the bench around the wood
  • 8. Why is this Sustainable?
    How does it save energy?
    Didn’t have to be cut down
    Processed
    Near
  • 9. How the bench was made?
    We found the wood
    We brainstormed bench designs to incorporate the wood
    Got the screws and sandpaper
  • 10. How the Bench Was Made
    4. Assembled the seat
    5. Assembled the back
    6. Attached them together
    8. Attached the supports
  • 11. The End