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Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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compromise the stability of the roof at all. I usually see green roofs with whole mats on top, so seeing a pattern of different plants is really nice! It almost
used in which to plant this rooftop garden? how deep was your soil ?
Is that a skylight that I see on the lower roof section? I'm assuming
what materials do I need and what type of plants?
your roof is ready to be planted. There are two ways to do this: Use a modular system of planted living roof trays.Add soil and plant your roof as though
vivante, recouverte de plantes grasses et autres plantes découvertes et ajoutées au fil du projet.
10. Install a green roof. Green roofs add insulation 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 and other plants found throughout
“Living roof” — cballetto
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
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that are cut to fit the slope of the roof below.
The flowers are from the 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
system by LiveRoof for this roof deck, with sedum already”
Using plants to create off limits vs guard rails.
Give a roof new purpose.Part deck, part planted roof. this kind of design helps lessen the amount of rainwater runoff.
Kang-Crosby at Spore Design says the company used a modular system by LiveRoof for this roof deck, with sedum already grown in from a local nursery.(I personally
Planted borders. Creating areas that are off-limits or inaccessible due to plantings is another strategy to consider to
natural look and cut in with plantings...love the deck combined with green roof
“planting on deck” — susan
Jason Snyder
Eric Fisher Residence
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green roof. Six varieties of sedum (succulents), alium (chives) and talinum are planted here.
green roof in its dormant state toward the home where Fisher
Green roofs done well are great for so many reasons.
we need green roof upstairs back and on very top?
1. Green roofs intercept water. Planted roofs intercept rainwater from small storms and, depending on the amount of rainfall, absorb water and then
green roof in its dormant state toward the home where Fisher grew up. Six varieties of sedum (succulents), alium (chives) and talinum are planted here.
mimics the natural condition of plants absorbing and releasing water, which helps prevent flooding downstream. Shallow green roofs are able to fully intercept
(chives) and talinum are planted here.
“Green roofs done well are great for so many reasons.” — Home Style Green
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What species of plant are in the foreground? They look spectacular together!
your rooftop by planting a living roof and you’ll instantly be transported out of the city. Get expert advice before you start, as your roof will need to
its own planters and a smaller patch of green roof.
Looking outside the same home, we see a green roof blanketed with wildflowers. Not only does this
contrast with a white-leaf fescue on this colorful green roof.
Unexpected color. This living roof delights with magentas, silvers, cotton-candy pinks and
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.
“Green Roof” — mpmjss44
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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I love the idea of growing plants, vegetation on the roof. are there big chances to have leaks into
I live in Canada and we have to be concerned anout the weight of the snow on our roofs. Many people shovel their roofs. This garden
garden is an awesome idea but how can roofs cope with the weight?
I agree! Just curious if these roofs could handle northern country winters Any suggestions?
wow! Is that the roof she is gardening on? How cool!
Beautiful green roof; K: does this make sense when you have plenty of land?
whether it gets enough sun for you to grow low-maintenance plants.See benefits of living roofs
Is ths garden on the roof?...Forest + Shrub roof = awesome...Dream home. Living roof in forest!!...roof top garden, i love it!!
“Love the planted roof” — Martha Everly
Coburn Development
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Vail Guest House
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the room floating over the valley below. The house also features a green roof to help minimize the impacts on the house above.
I want to make a roof top garden on my potting shed because I have few sunny spaces.
suggest that green roofs are more susceptible to leaking. In fact, some studies suggest that the longer life cycle of a green roof is due to the protection
protection of the waterproof membrane from ultraviolet sunlight. The plants and substrate act as a natural barrier to weathering.
“good idea for a shed into the hill” — natcfisher
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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What type of green roof systems do you use? Thanks! Beautiful work.
"greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous plants calms and de-stresses viewers.
ROOF TOPS Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous plants calms and de-stresses viewers
Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous plants calms and de-stresses viewers.
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
Green out doors garden on roof
“steep lot” — jon111e
Natural Balance Home Builders
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Green Roofs
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accessing the roof to enjoy it. Let's take another look at this roof ...
Reds and pinks for a different style of roof.
a straightforward extensive green roof with flowering sedum and other plants. Note the perimeter walkway: green roofs are typically not accessible, meaning
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 ...
associé à diverses plantes. Remarquez le chemin qui le délimite : il s’agit d’une idée intéressante pour éviter de piétiner les plantes fragiles. Pensez
desert type plants on living roof...green roof! plants on the roof deck!
“Green roof” — ionacar
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