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Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Mill Valley Cabins
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What type of green roof systems do you use? Thanks! Beautiful work.
natural interior insulator. green roofs :: urban farming :: sustainability yess.
Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous plants calms and de-stresses viewers.
Green out doors garden on roof
“ROOF TOPS Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof
this story with at least one green roof, and the Mill Valley Cabins near San Francisco are some of the most exceptional ones on Houzz. The series of green roofs let the cabins merge into the dense forest context.
Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous
“love love love” — crowberryco
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Mill Valley Cabins
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10. Install a green roof. Green roofs add insulation to a home, which can help
GREEN ROOF Install a green roof. Green roofs add insulation to a home, which can help cut down energy costs, and they can reduce runoff pollution. Oh, and of course, they look amazing.
Best green roof ever! I want a green roof on our new desert home. I would love to have many succulents on the roof. The succulents would require less water and the weight
prevent spiders from making their home on it!
10. Install a green roof. Green roofs add insulation to a home, which can help cut down energy costs, and they can reduce runoff pollution. Oh, and of course, they look amazing.Full story: See how to install a green roof
lower cabin (the yoga studio), is the initial site experience. The green roof is really the curb appeal of the property — the first facade of the design. Hook took this opportunity to treat the roof as a canvas, more so than a typical green roof, and designed it as a living piece of art, full of succulents
“just love the concept” — suzanneqt
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
Green Roofs
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"Green roof" - they have pebbles all along the edges to keep the soil down and out of the gutters.
Looking outside the same home, we see a green roof blanketed with wildflowers. Not only does this ecofriendly feature conserve energy, but it adds beauty.
Rooftop tapestry. Colorful stonecrop varieties contrast with a white-leaf fescue on this colorful green roof.
and neighboring environments.Things to keep in mind: There is a 5-point minimum requirement for this section, because the sustainability of a home doesn’t stop at the walls. To reduce your ecological footprint, you will need to look at your entire piece of land and even beyond. Your construction team
systems to allow rainwater to filter naturally through to the ground. You can also use innovative technologies like green roofs (sometimes called living roofs) to increase the amount of green space on a small lot.
“rooftop houses” — Sandra Ormoquez
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 from Carlyle.
beautiful is this green roof. Good for the bottom line on utilities too!
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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 from Carlyle.” “Flat Roofing, Flat Roof Home Ideas | General Roofing Systems Canada (GRS) | +1.877.497.3528 | info@grscanadainc.com” “How natural and beautiful is this green roof. Good
green roof / outdoor living space , who knew ?
rooftop vegetation.Adding Interest: The green roof of this lakefront house has become part of the view from the patio. Varying textures and colors of the vegetation blends with the sloping site.
“Green roof!” — egendron
Jetton Construction, Inc.
5 Reviews
Green Point Rated
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Helen Degenhardt, JSW/D Architects. This newly constructed contemporary home in the Berkeley Hills has clean lines coupled with a peaceful assembly of light, color, and space. The many sustainable elements in this Green Point Rated structure include fly ash in concrete, super insulation, radiant heat
heat, solar PV, solar hot water, grey water, rain water catchment for in-home use, FSC lumber, and a central vacuum. This ecologically sound home was published in the Fine Homebuilding, Houses Issue, 2011.
From greens to blues to browns, stain colors can really enhance your new kitchen.
From greens to blues to browns, stain colors
Green cabinets for upper cabinets in kitchen
exquisite green wash of wood cabinets
“Color stain for cabinets?” — ashleyraggio
Osborne Architects
4 Reviews
Baer Retreat
Ideabooks3,457
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how big should i build my hobbit home and where?
Grow a wall hedgeThere is something oh so appealing about this expansive ‘wall hedge’. Not only does the green foliage help to camouflage a blot-on-the-landscape structure, the planting has a very natural, untamed quality to it, too.
solar panels, green wall
Green friendly, smart
Green wall Pv panels
Green wall, cool in summer?
Green ideas...Green house....green houze...green wall...Green home...For your next home!
“Subtle” — originalmrh
Studio Santalla, Inc
15 Reviews
Eco Friendly Home Spa with daybed
Ideabooks1,626
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Eco Friendly Home Spa with daybed
remaining functions line the perimeter of the room. All the materials in the room are sustainable in accordance with current practices. The furniture is sustainable. The fabrics are sustainable. Even the art is sustainable! There is no excess, just the necessary components to create an inviting and comfortable
made from Kirei, a sustainable material
You mention in your description of the space that even the art is sustainable. I wonder if you could tell me a little more specifically about the suspended sculpture by Barbara Josephs Liotta? And was this sculpture commissioned
This is cedar. It is great for wet/damp locations, and it is also a sustainable wood because of its rapid growth cycle.
“meditation room” — myt1126
Land & Water Design
10 Reviews
Putting Green
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Golf putting green would also like chipping green
putting green in a small space
landscaping, shape of the putting green
Envy: (Warning, bad pun ahead!) Your golfing buddies will be green with envy over your backyard putting green, and your spouse will be happy you haven't made him or her a golf widow.
This residence incorporates a practice green, though it appears to be artificial turf rather than real grass, reducing
reducing the maintenance required for the putting surface. And for those considering installing a putting green in their backyard, maintenance is a huge issue, with choosing grass, cutting, watering, fertilizing and so forth.
“golf.” — A.M.K
What are the sustainability products/systems with in the house?
If I could please be told about the green products and systems with in the HGTV Green Home 2012 I would greatly appreciate it. Such as Cradle to Cradle...
Call For Entries Open for the 2014 GreenBuilt Home Tour Chicago
The second annual GreenBuilt Home Tour seeks qualified homes for the two-day public tour scheduled for Saturday and Sunday July 26 and 27. The USGBC-Illinois...
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