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Chattanooga's Crash Pad Is First Hostel to Earn LEED Platinum

Sep 5, 2012

The Crash Pad in downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee, has earned LEED Platinum certification, the first hostel in the world to attain the status. Designed by local architects Blythe Bailey and Taylor Bowers of River Street Architecture, the property boasts many sustainable features:
  • Solar panels
  • Green roof
  • Reclaimed wood and bricks from existing structures on site
  • Precast insulated concrete wall system
  • LEDs
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures
  • Graywater filtration systems
  • “Green education” plaques for guests

hdtalks: the interviews

During HD Expo 2014, Hospitality Design’s Michael Adams sat down with HBA’s Michael Bedner to talk about his half-century in the hospitality design industry. View the video.



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