1 edition of Design life of buildings found in the catalog.
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Life is not a destination, but a journey, and so is growth. This happened when the alkali-aggregate reaction was first discovered. Style obsolescence sometimes drives the need to replace interior finishes and furnishings in the lobbies, hallways and amenity rooms.
Some additional projects during this stage include: exterior sealant replacement, replacement of failed sealed glazing units, and overhaul of sump pumps. Some will work out and many will fail. You're either a dentist or a graphic designer. Do you have the resources time, money, skills, contact for this?
What activities fully engage you and positively energize you?
Curiosity is what ignites you to ask the questions that will lead you to see all the opportunities. The current digital revolution, however, is changing that—literally at the speed of light. Some of the shorter life assets that were first replaced in life stage 1 will now require their second round of renewal.
Thus good building design requires that it be possible for the structure to be upgraded for it to evolve to meet new needs. Plan 1: Continue down the route of e-commerce entrepreneurship. Another issue here is the rise of the cognitive bias psychologists refer to as anchoring—the act of relying too heavily on the first piece of information you learn. And when I reflected upon the times where I felt in complete flow, the trend was evident: When writing, public speaking, or facilitating a creative workshop.
Some additional projects during this stage include: exterior sealant replacement, replacement of failed sealed glazing units, and overhaul of sump pumps.
Elevator systems generally require modernization of the control equipment after about 20 years.
These renewal projects do not necessarily mean that the building has problems — rather, the owners must understand that some assets have short service lives.