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CONDO MEDIA TABLE OF CONTENTS • JUNE 2011 • VOLUME XXII, NO. 6 The Official Publication of CAI New England IN EVERY ISSUE 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .From the CED’s Desk 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Editorial Board 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .CAI News 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .CAI Regional News 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Asked & Answered 18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Homeowner’s Corner COLUMNS 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Environmental The Green Building Envelope Roofing and Siding Projects That Are Right for Your Association and the Environment by Fred Schernecker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Energy Small-Scale Community Wind Less Fuel Costs and More Association Revenue by Tom Donnelly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Landscaping Organic Lawn Care The Myths and Realities by Kelly Flagg and Priscilla Hansen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Construction The Fast Track Getting Construction Done in a Timely Manner by Michael Norman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Maintenance Slabjacking to the Rescue A Cost-Effective Repair for Settling Concrete by Richard T. Porter, P.E. 24 COVER STORY Page 28 40 Fuel Economy Community Associations Will Feel the Pinch as Gasoline Costs Continue to Rise by Nena Groskind 42 46 Condo Media is published by the New England Chapter of the Community Associations Institute. All articles and paid advertising represent the opinions of authors and advertisers and not necessarily the opinion of either Condo Media, the official publication of CAI New England or Community Associations Institute. This publication is issued with the understanding that the publisher is not engaged in rendering financial, legal, accounting or other professional services, and the information contained within should not be construed as a recommendation for any course of action regarding financial, legal, accounting or other professional service by CAI, the New England Chapter, Condo Media or its authors or advertisers. If legal service or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought. The entire contents of Condo Media is protected by copyright. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is expressly prohibited. AAMC, AMS and PCAM are registered trademarks of Community Associations Institute. CMCA is a registered trademark of National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers. Many of the designations used by manufacturers and sellers to distinguish their products are claimed as trademarks. Use of a term in this book should not be regarded as affecting the validity of any trademark or service mark. FEATURES 34 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Vendor Spotlight Preserve Services Your One-Stop Partner in Property Maintenance by Peter Golden . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Legislative Update More of the Same This Year’s Agendas Look Familiar to CAI Legislative Action Committees Around New England 36 RESOURCES 51 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Advertisers Index 51 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Classified Service Directory 1 CONDO MEDIA • JUNE 2011 http://www.caine.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Condo Media - June 2011

Condo Media - June 2011
Contents
From the CED’s Desk
Editorial Board
CAI News
CAI Regional News
Asked & Answered
Homeowner’s Corner
Environmental
Energy
Fuel Economy
Vendor Spotlight
Legislative Update
Landscaping
Construction
Maintenance
Advertisers Index
Classified Service Directory

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