Make an inventory of the present building elements, including necessary details (its condition, the materials it is made of, which ones can be preserved and reused, etc.).
When to take action?
Who can take action?
Design team, contractor
Beginner expertise needed
As client or architect, determine the minimum information to be included in this inventory.
Identify potentially reusable and recyclable building elements: is it in good condition, how many of these elements are available, etc.
Collect and structure detailed information on these elements.
Share, through various channels, the inventory with potential users.
An inventory of the building components that can be preserved, reused, or recycled. A complete overview of the resources and wastes and to define their future destination, use and/or treatment.
Guide to make a reuse inventory
Facilitating the circulation of reclaimed building elements in Northwestern Europe by FCRBE