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Casey Boyter Gardens
Boyter Bunkhouse Green Roof
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I like the varied plantings on this green roof.
Casey Boyter Gardens, Austin Texas green roof specialist
The irrigation needs of a green roof are specific not only to plant selection
charm of the roof. Intensive roofs, or roof gardens, are the perfect example of this. Some even have bushes and trees.
The irrigation needs of a green roof are specific not only to plant selection, but also to the local climate. I recently talked with Casey Boyter of Casey
Casey Boyter Gardens in Austin, Texas, about how to design green roofs for the long, hot, Texas summers, where sometimes temperatures stay over 100 degrees
expertise on green roofs in extreme...love the dog on the roof
“love the dog on the roof” — jabomom
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is a terrific surprise,” says Linsteadt. Another unexpected element: A green roof separates the decks off the second-story bedrooms.
is a terrific surprise,” says Linsteadt. Another unexpected element: A green roof separates the decks off the second-story bedrooms.Steel windows: Architectural
terrific surprise,’ says Linsteadt. Another unexpected element awaits – a green roof separates the second-storey bedrooms.Steel windows: Architectural Ironworks
outdoor lighting - roof top garden
“Karebebi” — gegadamiane
site lines architecture inc.
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Stealth
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Green roof = Deer proof garden, insulation, longer lasting roof and recycling of rain water
I can only imagine what my neighbours would think of me if I started gardening on the roof...
vegetable garden on the roof (perhaps to keep it safe from hungry animals)
A properly designed green roof will also have a root
A properly designed green roof will also have a root barrier to stop plants from trying to root too deep.This homeowner elected to have his vegetable garden
garden on the roof (perhaps to keep it safe from hungry animals).
A properly designed green roof will
“Green roof” — louisgilbert
Rudolfsson Alliker Associates Architects
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Castlecrag House, Sydney, Australia
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Green roof with timber awning and sliding glass doors to living area below. Photograph by Brett Boardman
Rudolfsson Alliker Associates Architects Save Email Plant a green roof These are
Green roofs are a great way of insulating your home.
Rudolfsson Alliker Associates Architects Save Email Plant a green roof These are becoming
Plant a green roofThese are becoming more popular in new homes and apartment buildings, due to their insulation quality and pleasant aesthetics. Green roofs
membrane.The soil depth required for a green roof depends on the types of vegetation that are intended to be grown on the roof. The additional weight of this layer
influence on the amount of structural support that will be required to hold the roof up.
“Sunshade” — Steven Hayes
Mariana Pickering (Emu Architects)
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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)
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
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 (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
Riach Architects
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Trinity Hall
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at the opposite end to the open-plan living area. It looks out over the green roof of the modern extension. Tom Dixon pendant lights and dining chairs u
the opposite end from the open-plan living area. It looks out over the green roof of the modern extension. Tom Dixon pendant lights and dining chairs u
“pendant lights” — carolrtaylor
Solterre Design
Solterre Concept House
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necessary. So their roof is half green and half metal; rainwater is collected in a cistern for drinking water and bathing.
install a green roof to help cool the air around the house and mitigate stormwater runoff. In the middle of a field in Nova Scotia, that’s
The green roof is also an experiment for Corson and Robertson. They wanted to find out what the requirements were for maintaining one. Most people, Corson
Corson says, install a green roof to help cool the air around the house and mitigate stormwater runoff. In the middle of a field in Nova Scotia, that’s not
not necessary. So their roof is half green and half metal; rainwater is collected in a cistern for drinking water and bathing. The four solar thermal panels
like the green roof idea.. but with...possible on a EPDM rubber roof...
“grass roof” — pfield999
Moss Yaw Design studio
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green roof modular system
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LiveRoof modular green roof system, planted with Southern California-native plants at the asymmetrical shed roof.
green roof system, planted with Southern California-native plants at the asymmetrical shed roof.”
irrigation of a green roof is no more costly than any other planting area,"
green roof modular system Moss Yaw Design studio “LiveRoof modular green
Myth No. 5: You can just put some dirt on your roof to make your own green roof. Stop! Don't do it. A well-designed green roof
5: You can just put some dirt on your roof to make your own green roof.Stop! Don't do it. A well-designed green roof is made of much more than good potting
needs to be analyzed to see if it can handle the load of a rain-soaked green roof. The specific climate of your site will need to be considered, and plant
“wood green roof” — francishvl
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