In this video, Paul joins host Ben Brashen in the Brashenomics studio to discuss why understanding the building materials that go into our homes is so important.

Further Reading:

This article focuses on the analysis and selection of materials for choosing sustainable materials and construction systems.

Green Building Materials
This article by an ecologist, lists materials that can be used in green construction and their benefits outside of the obvious environmental benefits, e.g., health, productivity, and cost.

About Olga Lockhart

Olga Lockhart, Marketing Manager for Pathway Design & Construction, researches, analyzes, and writes about these key topics: Universal Design, Aging in Place, Northwest building & Seattle remodeling trends, air quality issues, and solutions, during construction. She's also willing to chat about travel and culture out of the office.