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Love the green living roof, who designed and installed it?
What material was used for the slanted roof top?
Thanks no problem. Its called Live Roof. Go to, http://www.liveroof.com . Because I also am in So Cal. I actually went to the nursery where the material is grown in Santa Maria and design
can we add grass to flat roof?
access to roof area over garage
the set up of the garage and the flat roof
We like this "feel". Also wondering if a split garage system would work on our lot with a green roof acting as (part of" the southern yard area???
grasses and succulents live on the roofs of the garage and the pool house. The roof installations provide passive cooling inside both spaces and increase permeable surfaces on the property to reduce water runoff. On the main house, a rainwater harvesting system takes rainwater from the roof and deck to a 5
The plants on this roof are flowering Sedum. You can find more information on this system and the plants offered at http://liveroof.com
this is exaxtly what we'll do. its not a deck, its a platform to access the flowers that provide the roof security barrier.
straightforward 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 ...
Here is another straightforward 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 ...
Home on Pemaquid Pond
The vegetated roof is planted with alpine seedums and helps with storm-water management. It not only absorbs rainfall to reduce runoff but it also respires, so heat gain in the summer is zero. Photo by Trent Bell
mossy roof - lower maintenance than a grass roof
roof with solar instead of grass
Why not have moss on the roof.
Great idea for a green toit!
Myth No. 2: A green roof is only for a green building.Certainly there are many green building certifications that award points for the installation of a green roof. The environmental benefits are undeniable. However, even homes that don't have a specific eco objective can benefit from the aesthetic and
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