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THE TENDENCY OF PEOPLE TO MOVE THROUGH A SPACE

CAN BE REINFORCED BY CREATING LINES OF LEAST RESISTANCE

PLACEMENT OF NUMEROUS ACCENT POINT WITHIN THE LANDSCAPE

CAN CAUSE CONFUSION AND MAY REPEL THE VIEWER

DESIGNERS CREATE OR CONTROL PATTERNS IN THE LANDSCAPE BY

MAKING USE OF LINES OR ROWS

CONSTRUCTION OF WALKWAYS ON LITORAL ZONE

SHALL REQUIRE A PILING FOUNDATION

DESIGN SWIMMING POOLS REQUIRES

RECIRCULATING SKIMMERS OR OVERFLOW GUTTERS.


WALKWAYS NO LESS THAN 4' W AROUND POOL.


THE ABILITY TO DRAIN ALL WATER.


APPROVED RATES FOR POLL WATER TURNOVER.



STAIRWAYS

NEVER HAVE LESS THAN 3 STEPS


LANDING EVERY 5' OR LESS OF GRADE CHANGE


AVOID NARROW WALKWAYS

PARKING

THEATER: 1 PER 4 SEATS


HOTEL: 1 PER UNIT


BOWLING: 4 PER EVERY LANE


SHOPPING: 1 PER 1,000 SQFT

ENTRANCES (PARKING)

SHALL ENTER AND EXIT FROM THE SAME LOCATION, ONE WAY LOOP WITH TURN TO THE LEFT. NO DEAD ENDS.


(NO TURN RIGHT LOOPS)

PLANES (DESIGN)

GROUND PLANE


VERTICAL PLANE


OVERHEAD

GROUND PLANE

SEPARATION, ORIENTATION, ENCLOSURE, AND LINKAGES

VERTICAL PLANE

ENCLOSURE, SCREENING, DIRECTION, BUFFERING, AND FRAMING.

DESIGN FOR ADULTS

GRADE CHANGES SHOULD BE MARKED BY DIFFERENT COLORS AND TEXTURES

WATERFRONT DESIGN

PLACE ABOVE 50 YEAR FLOOD LINE


RUNOFF SHALL BE TRAPPED AND TREATED BEFORE ENTERING THE WATER


NON SLIP PAVEMENT AND HANDRAILS


CORROSION RESISTANT MATERIALS

SURFACE RUNOFF

ITS POSSIBLE TO USE IT AS PORTABLE WATER


THE SIZE OF THE CISTERN DEPENDS ON THE AMOUNT OF RAINFALL AND FREQUENCY OF RAIN


LARGER CISTERNS IS NEEDED WHEN MOST RAIN OCCURS DURING ONE SEASON AND A SMALLER ONE CAN ACCOMMODATE MORE FREQUENT RAIN EVENTS


THE CISTERN DOES NOT REQUIRE TO HOLD WATER OF ONE YEAR

WALKING UP HILL

EXPANDED VIEWS


DRAWS EYES TO VERTICAL PLANE

DESIGNING FOR ELDERLY FACTORS TO CONSIDER

INCREASE SENSITIVITY TO CHANGES IN TEMPERATURE


DECREASE IN STRENGTH AND AGILITY


VISION LOSS


SUSCEPTIBILITY TO DISEASE

GRID PATTERN LAYOUT

DISREGARD OF NATURAL TOPOGRAPHY


NO DEFINED FOCAL POINT


EFFICIENT DESIGN AND LAYOUT


WALKABLE STREETS

PRACTICE FOR GOOD DESIGN- MAIN ENTRYWAY

ACCESS RAMP AND STAIRS WHEN NEEDED


NEVER HAVE LESS THAN 3 STEPS


LANDINGS EVERY 5 FEET OF VERTICAL CHANGE AVOID NARROW WALKWAYS

DESIGN FOR SECURITY- FACTORS

OBJECT BEING LIGHTED


DISTANCE FROM THE LIGHT SOURCE


LIGHTING OF SURROUNDING AREAS

BUFFER IN URBAN AREA

CUT BACK MINOR DRAINAGE ISSUES


PROVIDE FLOOD CONTROL


PROTECT AGAINST EROSION AND DECREASE POLLUTANTS

BALANCED DESIGN

SCALE


VISUAL WEIGHT

THREE FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF COMPOSITION

BALANCE, UNITY, AND EMPHASIS

SPORT FIELD GRADING

2% SLOPE, MIN NECESSARY FOR PROPER DRAINAGE

RIDGE

V SHAPE CONTOUR LINE POINTS DOWNHILL

BIKE PATH SAFETY

ENSURE ALL SHRUBS AND TREES ARE PRUNED



CLUSTER DESIGN

ALLOW FOR OPEN SPACE BETWEEN INCOMPATIBLE USES


DISPLAY SENSITIVITY TO THE CHARACTER OF THE SITE


PRESERVE IMPORTANT EXISTING NATURAL FUNCTIONS

OUTDOOR LIGHTING UNDERMINE FACTORS

UNDERLIGHTING, GLARE

FUNDAMENTALS OF SUSTAINABLE SITE PLANNING

DESIGN FOR PEOPLE


DESIGN WITH NATURE


DESIGN WITH CULTURE

MOST PROBLEMATIC FOR LAND USE

POORLY DRAINING SOIL

SILTY SOILS

CONSIDERED THE MOST SUBJECT TO EROSION

FALL SURFACING IN A PLAYGROUND

SAND


HARDWOOD WOODEN FIBER


SHREDDED RUBBER


PEA GRAVEL

OFFSITE ISSUES

TRAFFIC ISSUES, INFRASTRUCTURE, STORMWATER REQUIREMENTS, PERMIT REQUIREMENTS, CODE REQ SUCH AS ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING AND MATERIALS TO USE

DEVELOPERS IMPORTANT INFO

NUMBER OF LOTS

BUYER IMPORTANT INFO

LOT SIZE, SHAPE, VIEWS AND STYLE



SPRINKLE IRRIGATION

ON SANDY SOIL AND LAWN AREAS