LEED & Millwork

Architectural Millwork and Cabinetry projects touch most every division of LEED scoring:

  • New Construction: most common
  • Existing Buildings
  • Commercial Interiors: Fitouts by tenants
  • Core and Shell: Total building minus tenant fitouts
  • Homes
  • Schools: Recognizes the unique nature of the design and construction of K-12 schools
  • Retail: Consists of two rating systems: New construction and major renovation

LEED’s categories that represent compatible areas for Architectural Millwork and Cabinetry include:

  • Material & Resources
    • Storage and Collection of Recyclables
    • Building Reuse—Maintain Existing Interior Nonstructural Elements
    • Construction Waste Management
    • Materials Reuse
    • Recycled Content
    • Regional Materials
    • Rapidly Renewable Materials
    • Certified Wood
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
    • Low-Emitting Materials—Adhesives and Sealants
    • Low-Emitting Materials—Paints and Coatings
    • Low-Emitting Materials Composite Wood and Agrifiber Products
  • Innovation in Design
  • Regional Priority