18,196 extensive green roof Home Design Photos

Prentiss Architects
6 Reviews
North Bay Residence
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pitch on this roof and how deep is the growing medium?
What plants did you use on the roof top?
did not find the roof drainage on the roof, how does it work?
The roof was planted with mats of sedum - established off-side and simply rolled out over the roof assembly
What is the pitch on this roof and how deep is the growing medium? sorry for the repeat
An “extensivegreen roof, on the other hand, is a thinner, lighter, version that looks more similar to a standard roof. It can be sloped
An “extensivegreen roof, on the other hand, is a thinner, lighter, version that looks more similar to a standard roof. It can be sloped or flat. Often
A Green Roof is a fantastic insulator....natural roof - great idea.
“love to have moss insulation, rock gutters is cool.” — rauhdy
McClellan Architects
3 Reviews
Lake House Two - Exterior
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The green ground cover is woolly thyme. Thanks
We used a green roof contractor. I believe the system we used was
beautiful is this green roof. Good for the bottom line on utilities too!” “Extensive and intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle
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Extensive and intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle ground of this photo has
may be needed when considering rooftop vegetation.Adding Interest: The green roof of this lakefront house has become part of the view from the patio. Varying
comprised of pavers laid over a suspended infrastructure with intensive green roof borders.
“Green roof” — akbrow3
Natural Balance Home Builders
10 Reviews
Green Roofs
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example of a straightforward extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter walkway: green roofs are typically not accessible
Here is a good example of a straightforward extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter
example of a straightforward extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter walkway: green roofs are typically not accessible
are important for maintenance and accessing the roof to enjoy it. Let's take another look at this roof ...
Green roofs, nice stairs, clean lines
“river stone on roof” — Sarah Shea
Loudon County, VA Custom Pool Design
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ZeroEnergy Design
12 Reviews
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
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
hybrid system by LiveRoof uses trays with soil and plants placed side-by-side to give the impression of a seamless extensive green roof.
Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
“this has a live green roof” — noddsquadd
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
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 ?
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
2. Add a green roof. A green roof, which is basically a giant raised-bed garden placed atop a roof, can help cool the
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!
“Cool” — Linda Staples
Mariana Pickering (Emu Architects)
1 Review
green rooftops in Hamburg
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Green roofs and roof gardens of residential and mixed use building in Hamburg, Germany Mariana Pickering (Emu Architetti)
Germany (where green-roof research has the longest history), extensive green roofs are used as an economic alternative to other options. They have been shown
Green roofs can save you money, too. In Germany
Germany has it right with green roofs and solar panels
Green roofs in Germany, reduce heating and cooling costs and reduce stormwater runoff
Green roofs can save you money, too. In Germany (where green-roof research has the longest history), extensive green roofs are used as an economic alternative
Ecoroof Program, providing incentives to developers who design vegetated roof systems.
LOVE IT! Urban green roof project!
“green rooftops, environmental” — Denise Cox
CHRIST.CHRIST. associated architects
Conversion House S | Wiesbaden
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green roof...roof as a plot...roof garden
“bamboe” — janbaan
jonathan alderson landscape architects, inc.
1 Review
Sustainable House
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Basement extension, green roof
Roof Meadow
“Setting” — mrsv26
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