302,388 Green roofs Home Design Photos

Natural Balance Home Builders
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Green Roofs
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has its own planters and a smaller patch of green roof.
Looking outside the same home, we see a green roof blanketed with wildflowers. Not only does
also use innovative technologies like green roofs (sometimes called living roofs) to increase the amount of green space on a small lot.
contrast with a white-leaf fescue on this colorful green roof.
Unexpected color. This living roof delights with magentas, silvers, cotton-candy pinks
rooftop by planting a living roof and you’ll instantly be transported out of the city. Get expert advice before you start, as your roof will need to be properly
“color patterns” — gregbuchheister
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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Kinda great location but unsure if the green roof will work.
Because this small wonder is set down from the ridge and covered with a green roof, you won't know it's here if you're not looking for it.
Garden shed with green roof...notice the green roof...livi.g roof...green roof...living roof...She'd. Green roof sleek...wood clad + green roof...green roof idea
“I sooo want to do this for my first house!!” — marapc
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
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The plants on this roof are flowering Sedum. You can find more information on this system and the plants offered at ...
flowers that provide the roof security barrier.
middle. Next, another view of the roof ...
example of a sedum green roof. This time the planting is placed on the exterior, and the walkway is in the middle. Next, another view of the roof ...
“This is a flowering sedum!” — hegney
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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What is the roof subsurface? How deep does the soil need to be?
Connecticut, distributors of LiveRoof to grow and then they have licensed installers of the system and plants.
I love your roof garden . I am designing addition
addition with a low slope roof a 30x25 area in New England and want to have a vegetable garden on top . Do you have any recommendations ?
2. Add a green roof. A green roof, which is basically a giant raised-bed garden placed atop a roof, can help cool the
atop its living roof.See more about these two woodland cabins
Typical extensive green roof. Note the multiple components of the roofing system. The slower
slower rate of runoff from a living roof allows more stormwater to percolate into the surrounding soil. A typical roof sheds water at high speed, increasing
Have a whole garden on the roof!
“green roof” — davismm3
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
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that are cut to fit the slope of the roof below.
The flowers are from the variety of sedum used in the live roof system. ...
The roof is sloped to scuppers on the edge of the parapets and drains to downspouts
slope of the roof below.” “variety of sedum used in the live roof system. ...” “Second floor Green Roof with a Built in deck” “add green roof component to
Second floor Green Roof with a Built in deck
contemporary green roof with classic decking, this implementation is good if you don't want to go full-bore.” “This doesn't mean that all green-roof systems
This doesn't mean that all green-roof systems have to be built in, however. Some professionals in North America
Give a roof new purpose.Part deck, part planted roof. this kind of design helps lessen the amount of rainwater runoff.
“roof deck” — jphost
ZeroEnergy Design
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Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
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Modern Cape Cod green home earned LEED Gold certification for green features including solar electric, a green roof, and the use of sustainable materials
materials. Construction by Cape Associates. Photos by Michael J Lee. Green architecture by ZeroEnergy Design. ...
The solar electric system is set on a flat roof with an angled racking system, and has two rows of panel set behind each other, for a total of approximately
requirements, but it has actually been producing closer to half. Also on the roof are 2 solar thermal panels which provide a majority of the domestic hot water
Photos by Michael J Lee. Green architecture by ZeroEnergy Design. ... “Green roof” — Sustainable Living Envrionments
Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
“solar panels” — honeybee1309
Mariana Pickering (Emu Architects)
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Wohldorf-Ohlstedt green roof near Hamburg, Germany
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Wohldorf-Ohlstedt green roof near Hamburg, Germany
stop on our day of excursions to various green roofs in the Hamburg area for the 3rd International Green Roof Congress. It was also the most impressive
within the original area of the neighborhood must have or maintain a green roof. Mariana Pickering (Emu Architetti)
because of the beauty of the very natural looking roofs covered in grasses, and (b) because these roofs were constructed in the 1940′s and seem to still
Myth No. 1: Green roofs are a new and experimental part of the green trend. When do you think the residential green roof in this photo was installed
ESTE GREEN ROOF FUE INSTALADO EN ESTA CASA EN ALEMANIA HACE 70 ANIOS!
Common MythsMyth No. 1: Green roofs are a new and experimental part of the green trend.When do you think the residential green roof in this photo was installed
“wow since 1940 awesome looks good” — mjkjrobinson
Baldridge Architects
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Deep Eddy Residence - Austin
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Photo Casey Dunn Streetfront of the Deep Eddy Residence, featuring its sod roof front yard.
and growing medium for the plants. "Intensive" green roofs, or roof gardens, can be accessible and can include much larger plants and even water features
The BasicsA green roof is simply one that fosters the growth of vegetation. It is made of a waterproofing layer, a root barrier, a drainage system and
“Eco roof railing” — marigb4
Help with exterior colors with my green green roof
I would love some suggestions for exterior stain colors for our 22 yr old west coast home. The deck was stained 2 yrs ago and is needing to be done again...
Exterior Paint Colors for a House With Green Roof
We are at our wit's end with the selection of paint colors for our home. We have gone through multiple paint samples, pictures, and tidbits of advice...
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