Feature Article

Protect Your Spec: 14 Strategies

You’ve selected the ideal materials for your project: now get them into the building.

July 6, 2016

Well, you’ve done it. You’ve sifted through countless product declarations on multiple transparency platforms. You’ve compared apples to oranges, and maybe a few pineapples.

Where no declaration exists, you’ve written to manufacturers encouraging them to share their secrets and confess their sins. The 50% or so who are going to respond have done so, and the 10% or so who actually have what you need have provided it. You’ve created color-coded matrices comparing products across multiple imperatives, and your clients, eyes glazing, have revisited recalcitrant product categories with you for the last time.