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Peeling Back The Paint

Designing park restrooms for safety and maintenance By Christine Schaffran  When it comes to park restrooms, two things are certain–they should be clean and safe. Although this may seem obvious, achieving that goal may not be easy. Start at the one place that can make a difference before the concrete slab is even poured–restroom design. Bill Woolpert, architect and owner of Green Building Architects in Petaluma, Calif., recommends kicking off the design phase by talking with the maintenance personnel who … Continue reading

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