11,148 intensive green roof Home Design Photos

Prentiss Architects
6 Reviews
North Bay Residence
Ideabooks2,745
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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
"semi-intensive" green roofs are home to an array of plant species, including native grasses and flowers.
Often it will be planted with sedum (stonecrop). Many "semi-intensive" green roofs are home to an array of plant species, including native grasses and flowers
I like the idea of green spaces. Looks great
(stonecrop). Many "semi-intensive" green roofs are home to an array of plant species, including native grasses and flowers.
A Green Roof is a fantastic insulator.
“Love the roof and the stone wall” — lambrileta
McClellan Architects
3 Reviews
Lake House Two - Exterior
Ideabooks1,934
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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
over a suspended infrastructure with intensive green roof borders.”
and intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle ground of this photo has shallow soil and shallow-rooted plants. The rooftop
Extensive and intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle ground of this photo has shallow
is comprised of pavers laid over a suspended infrastructure with intensive green roof borders.
ure with intensive green roof borders.
“Chairs” — bologonjo
Baldridge Architects
3 Reviews
Deep Eddy Residence - Austin
Ideabooks4,552
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Photo Casey Dunn Streetfront of the Deep Eddy Residence, featuring its sod roof front yard.
plants. "Intensive" green roofs, or roof gardens, can be accessible and can include much larger plants and even water features.
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
“deck over garage” — themomafam
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Feldman Architecture
Ideabooks3,007
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love this roof. Who is the architect? How much per sq ft would it cost? what is the maintenance?
I've always been interesting in "green" roofing! I'm wondering how you would repair it if it got a leak or something. Would you have to rip up the plants
and other natives makes this intensive green roof right at home in this California garden.
Add-On Number 2: Green Roof Pros: Adding insulation, cooling
r runoff are just a few of the benefits of adding a green roof to your home. Planting green roofs in urban areas can also help mitigate the heat-island
on (which can be pricey depending on the size of your roof and the type of garden), a green roof may also require some structural reinforcement to support
roof garden ? que plantas usar...This would be nice for the garage roof.
“great detail” — jerryleetx
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Feldman Architecture
Ideabooks3,647
Questions5
north side of roof?” This urban example isolates the green roof to a small terrace. Planters are interspersed with an intensive green roof system and pavers
Beautiful roof top garden off of kitchen
my top room with big window to roof top garden ?! :)
Higher fence and planter for north side of roof?
This urban example isolates the green roof to a small terrace. Planters are interspersed with an intensive green roof system and pavers for accessing the
“adanit” — עידו דמתי
Casey Boyter Gardens
Boyter Bunkhouse Green Roof
Ideabooks135
Questions0
charm of the roof. Intensive roofs, or roof gardens, are the perfect example of this. Some even have bushes and trees.
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
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” — jabomom
Casey Boyter Gardens
Hilltop Green Roof
Ideabooks98
Questions0
a modular system by LiveRoof for this roof deck, with sedum already grown in from a local nursery.
Myth No. 6: A green roof is just too expensive and complicated.It seems a lot of people are intimidated by green roofs because they don't know where to
start by asking your architect or checking the database of accredited green-roof professionals in your area.
seating on a green roof garden
“green roof deck” — Lisa Kristel
Casey Boyter Gardens
Hilltop Green Roof
Ideabooks6
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Hilltop Green Roof
“doesn't block view” — greenwoodacre
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