News : Working With Nature—and Tougher Building Standards

Oct 15, 2009

From New Hampshire Home Magazine

by Debbie Kane

Facing tougher state and federal regulations on potential pollution (commercial construction projects in New Hampshire must treat stormwater runoff from pavements and parking lots), developers are seeing rain gardens as an appealing water-management solution.

When Phillips Exeter Academy built three faculty houses last year in Exeter, the homes were designed with a rain garden in mind, says engineer Jeff Clifford of Altus Engineering in Portsmouth....To read the entire article,  click here.