Search found 384 matches

by johnleeke
April 22nd, 2011, 7:22 pm
Forum: Introduction
Topic: Others Standards, to consider for compatibility with ours
Replies: 8
Views: 6838

Re: Others Standards, for compatibility

Here are some interesting standards for the repair and replacement of windows in the District of Columbia: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=50&ved=0CEwQFjAJOCg&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.dcregs.dc.gov%2FNotice%2FDownLoad.aspx%3Fnoticeid%3D251829&rct=j&q=window%20preserv...
by johnleeke
April 22nd, 2011, 5:30 pm
Forum: Introduction
Topic: Others Standards, to consider for compatibility with ours
Replies: 8
Views: 6838

Re: Others Standards, for compatibility

There is Build It Green, www.builditgreen.org, a California rating system program, are there any national energy performance or sustainability standards we should know about?
by johnleeke
April 22nd, 2011, 5:29 pm
Forum: Introduction
Topic: Others Standards, to consider for compatibility with ours
Replies: 8
Views: 6838

Others Standards, to consider for compatibility with ours

(update: 2/26/2013) It is important that our window standards are compatible with other standards used in construction and preservation, so that they can be easily used on projects that use these other standards. We're formatting and organizing these standards to be compatible with several other sta...
by johnleeke
April 20th, 2011, 3:36 pm
Forum: Fundraising
Topic: Fundraising Goals, Initiatives & Results
Replies: 2
Views: 3838

Re: Fundraising Goals, Initiatives & Results

Also, how can individuals make a donation of dollars to help support the standards project?
by johnleeke
April 20th, 2011, 3:27 pm
Forum: People in the Collaborative
Topic: Stakeholders - get started here
Replies: 16
Views: 12617

Stakeholders - get started here

Stakeholders will help the Founders and Advisers by providing their unique regional and local insights about window work. There will be at least 100 to 200 Stakeholders. Stakeholders can review and comment on the drafts of the standards here at the website. Stakeholders will include: • Independent T...
by johnleeke
April 20th, 2011, 3:15 pm
Forum: People in the Collaborative
Topic: The Advisers, introduce yourself here
Replies: 38
Views: 20512

The Advisers, introduce yourself here

Advisers will help the Founders in various fields of knowledge related to window preservation. There will be 25 to 30 Advisers. Advisers will review and comment on the drafts of the standards here at the website. Advisers can attend the Summit, although attendance is not mandatory. Advisers include:...
by johnleeke
April 19th, 2011, 8:08 pm
Forum: Developing & Writing the Standards
Topic: How the Standards are Developed and Written
Replies: 0
Views: 2799

How the Standards are Developed and Written

(Update: 12.4.11) The purpose of the standards is to document the “means and methods” that are used to arrive at a known and recognizable result. We envision a book of about 100 to 150 pages that catalogs specific methods for the preservation and weatherization of older and historic windows. Detaile...
by johnleeke
April 19th, 2011, 7:51 pm
Forum: National Window Preservation Summit
Topic: Detailed Description of the Summit
Replies: 6
Views: 5290

Detailed Description of the Summit

(update: 7.4.2011) National Window Preservation Summit WPSC sponsors the National Window Preservation Summit at Pine Mountain, Kentucky, in July, 2011 . The five Founders are inviting 30 key Advisers from across the country to attend the summit. The Summit is also open by invitation to 30 Observers....
by johnleeke
April 19th, 2011, 7:37 pm
Forum: Schedule of Events & Deadlines
Topic: Schedule of Events & Deadlines
Replies: 0
Views: 4126

Schedule of Events & Deadlines

(update: 2/10/13, with editorial dates) The Window Preservation Standards Collaborative of PTN has been working diligently to produce the first Window Preservation & Weatherization Standards. The task has turned out to be more time consuming than anyone thought. Now John Leeke is working on the ...
by johnleeke
April 19th, 2011, 6:45 pm
Forum: The Standards Document
Topic: The Vision
Replies: 1
Views: 4736

The Vision

The purpose of the standards is to document the “means and methods” that are used to arrive at a known and recognizable result. We envision a book of about 100 to 150 pages that catalogs specific methods for the preservation and weatherization of older and historic windows. Detailed methods, procedu...

Go to advanced search