You are quietly being poisoned...

← Back To Journal | Article Posted 2020-01-15 15:00:10

Most people assume there is some level of oversight protecting them from unhealthy building. That is not the case. No form of regulatory oversight is concerned with the levels of toxic materials embedded in building materials.

Building codes, for example, primarily focus on issues like life safety in the context of fires and earthquakes.

The construction industry is a toxic disaster, from source to installation, and then we live with those materials over time. There is a better way... and this little clip looks at just one elegant alternative.

Sam Rodell

Sam has been practicing as an award winning architect for over thirty years, the majority of which of which he has also built his client's projects. This blend of experience balances the powerful artistic and theoretical interests of architecture with the pragmatic understanding of construction only available to highly experienced builders and architects.   He is currently licensed to practice architecture throughout the western United States and Canada, and is also certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) which expedites registration in other states and provinces. He is the only Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC) architect in eastern Washington and northern Idaho.