9,298 Green Roof Eclectic Home Design Photos

Janiczek Homes
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Sustainable chicken coop
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chicken coop using all recycled material. Also featured is a living green roof.
chicken coop with living green roof
coop with a roof like this!...sod roof and metal roof...green roof!...grow greens on roof top...Living roof...green roof...garage roof...chicken coop green roof...roof for chicken house?...great green roof...Living roof, frame window...Roof top garden...Chicken coop, plants on roof...living roof on chicken coop!
“coop” — auravero
Green Roofs of Colorado
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Fishcreek Falls Steamboat
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Green Roof with Succulents / Succulents in general :)
Many people think that a green roof has to be planted with sedum
For retrofitted green roofs, you have to be a bit careful. Requirements will depend
impossible or prohibitively expensive to irrigate a green roof. The reality is that all green roofs require irrigation in the beginning while the roots
Myth No. 4: Green roofs are difficult and costly to irrigate.Many people think that a green roof has to be planted with sedum or other succulents because
impossible or prohibitively expensive to irrigate a green roof. The reality is that all green roofs require irrigation in the beginning while the roots
introduce more diversity and increase the aesthetic charm of the roof. Intensive roofs, or roof gardens, are the perfect example of this. Some even have bushes
“Sedums” — Arcadiagarden
Graham Design and Construction
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Green roof garden shed
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Garden shed with green roof. Sedum planting, kentucky harvested poplar, reclaimed windows, and home-made barn door hardware.
How much weight is the roof engineered to hold?
I'm no green roof expert, so take what I say with some skepticism. The goal is to keep your
of growing medium you'll need depending on what you intend to grow on the roof. Our mix was designed to grow sedum plants which like dry soils. As far
with all the weight; seems like it's basically engineered like spanish tile roof? On the weight calculation - 2500 #s seems low to me? What is the growing
like this without the garden roof...grass on roof use ground cover
“Sliding shed door” — toneluke
site lines architecture inc.
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Stealth
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Green roof = Deer proof garden, insulation, longer lasting roof and recycling of rain water
I can only imagine what my neighbours would think of me if I started gardening on the roof...
vegetable garden on the roof (perhaps to keep it safe from hungry animals)
A properly designed green roof will also have a root
A properly designed green roof will also have a root barrier to stop plants from trying to root too deep.This homeowner elected to have his vegetable garden
garden on the roof (perhaps to keep it safe from hungry animals).
A properly designed green roof will
“very cool” — ophilino
Kipnis Architecture + Planning
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Green Roof
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The roof features a green roof area and solar thermal panels. Photo Credit: Kipnis Architecture + Planning
“The roof features a green roof area and solar thermal panels. “Green Grid - Green Roof System” “out green roof and solar energy design.”
I love a well-thought out green roof and solar energy design.
Plants in planters on the roof will keep the roof cool
“Containers” — atforlini
GreenRoof Asia
Australian International School, Hong Kong
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building's efficiency. Richard Cooke of Green Roof Asia says he always puts a drainage layer and filter fleece on the roof before installing a rooftop lawn.
can actually help serve as an additional protective membrane between your roof and the interior below."
Green roof...High railing on roof...roof garden
“love transition overlay” — 53ghyoung
TEA2 Architects
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Idaho Retreat - Gate House
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First good use of a green roof I've seen.
Sloped roof dormers, would want on larger scale, maybe three or
exterior green roof...I like the green roof...Entry roof...green roof and gray house...Roof shingles
“style, plus looks like fortress from the front w no windows!” — catzbeadz
Louise Lakier
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Mixed Use Elegance
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combo of threadleaf Japanese maple and green grasses under it.
Outdoor seating in the garden on a bed of oyster shells. The slanted roof above is a green roof. LL: What advice would you offer to other homeowners?DM: Build
“Rustic ground surface mtls” — akortland
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