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Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
Green Roofs
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roof top garden / view from other rooms
green roof with sedum buffalo grass also works
Green roofs, nice stairs, clean lines
Here is a good example of a straightforward extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter walkway: green roofs are typically not
extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter walkway: green roofs are typically not accessible, meaning one does not walk ON sedum plants. Gravel or other walkways are important for maintenance and accessing the roof to enjoy it. Let's take another look at this roof ...
“Living roof on garage.” — yeneric
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
Green Roofs
Ideabooks9,643
Questions5
I am currently trying to find a way to waterproof 2nd floor planters that sit on a terrace above a living space. Please advise if you know a solution.
use innovative technologies like green roofs (sometimes called living roofs) to increase the amount of green space on a small lot.
The hills are alive! Are you more of a country dweller at heart? Bring an Alpine summer meadow to your rooftop by planting a living roof and you’ll instantly be transported
Rooftop tapestry. Colorful stonecrop varieties contrast with a white-leaf fescue on this colorful green roof.
Unexpected color. This living roof delights with magentas, silvers, cotton-candy pinks and golden flowers and foliage.
Here we can see more of its appeal. The roof itself is pretty, but it also is located to be seen by the upper floors in the adjacent house, which has its own planters and a smaller patch of green roof.
“Gorgeous plant color.” — saeshacarlile
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
Ideabooks3,293
Questions2
How is the structure under the deck made up to allow water to escape and not drain into the living space below
variety of sedum used in the live roof system. www.liveroof.com
The roof is sloped to scuppers on the edge of the parapets and drains to downspouts. The liveroof system sits on top of this and freely drains. The decking is built on tapered PT sleepers that are cut to fit the slope of the roof below.
Second floor Green Roof with a Built in deck
add green roof component to decktop?
example, Aaron Kang-Crosby at Spore Design says the company used a modular system by LiveRoof for this roof deck, with sedum already”
liveroof for roof deck with sedum already grown in from local nursery
Green roofs needs water proofing, roots non spreading, controlling sheet, nutritional soil/mixture, controlled irrigation.
“Flowers” — becstamps
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
Ideabooks883
Questions1
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 ...
“Все та же плоскость: фрагмент” — Лариса Долинская
DeForest Architects
7 Reviews
Courtyard House
Ideabooks1,141
Questions2
What type of plantings did you go for on the green roof?
Gosh that would take an essay-length answer! The materials are durable--metal roof, stained cedar siding, aluminum clad windows, ipe, etc.--but the short answer to 'how do you build well?' is--very carefully, and with a good builder. Deep
Love combo of green roof and stones
Green roof view from 2nd floor
green roof idea for garden wall roof.
roof garden with a view from second story
Who wouldn't want to look at vibrant green rather than bland shingles from their window?
upper lever patio with grass, great!! WAY better than looking at concrete or roofing!
The second story affords a view of this green roof, which spans the media room, entry walk and powder room. High, motorized horizontal windows provide views to the trees across the street and natural ventilation.
“Who wouldn't want to look at vibrant green rather than bland shingles from their sunroom” — margielynnj
Coates Design Architects Seattle
23 Reviews
Ellis Residence - green roof
Ideabooks2,946
Questions5
I am looking for ideas for a non-penetrating guardrail for a flat roof patio. I have recycled rubber pavers. Is your guardrail bolted down (penetrating)? So far I have seen only worker safety ones that wouldn't work for children.
i assume you are referring to the railing...this is a roof garden so the guardrail is required by code. the railing is custom steel and stainless steel cable with an ipe' (hardwood) top cap. i hope this helps
Could work for patio on roof with sedums
creates a low-muss, low-fuss green roof.
Lovely roof top deck with green roof
Prevegetated mats. Consider prevegetated mats for your green roof project. Modular units of
Consider prevegetated mats for your green roof project. Modular units of substrate plus rooted plants simplify installation once the proper structure and waterproofing are in place. A carpet of mixed stonecrop (Sedum) varieties creates a low-muss, low-fuss green roof.
“Fence” — kristy2154
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Remick
Ideabooks6,738
Questions8
How much does it cost to put the green roof on top of the garage?
really green highy spike grass. I really like it
What type of grass is that to the left of your driveway. The really green high spiky grass? Really like it.
Costs can vary quite a bit. That is a modular green roof system from Greengrid Roofs I believe.
Enriched composition. This green roof provides all of the environmental benefits of a living roof and complements the strong lines of this home's modern architecture.
Green Roof Option for Guest House...
Enriched composition. This green roof provides all of the environmental benefits of a living roof and complements the strong lines of this home's modern architecture.
“pavers in backyard” — tulsimehta
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Garden Pavilion
Ideabooks856
Questions1
desires for a green roof, there should be no problem for a new home to meet the structural requirements.
Cool concept for living roof deck element. Too modern for this house but themes are good
Maximizing garden space with roof gardens
Roof terrace garden with fire pit
roof top garden for additional private living space
on the same page about your desires for a green roof, there should be no problem for a new home to meet the structural requirements. For retrofitted green roofs, you have to be a bit careful. Requirements will depend a lot on what part of the country you live in and what kinds of loads your home was
Amazing outdoor space with small wooden deck placed with beautiful green space
on the same page about your desires for a green roof, there should be no problem for a new home to meet the structural requirements. For retrofitted green roofs, you have to be a bit careful. Requirements will depend a lot on what part of the country you live in and what kinds of loads your home was
“wooden patio.” — abasford
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