157 green living roof trays Garage and Shed Design Photos

Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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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 it were a garden in the ground, as shown here.
i want a living roof on my greenhouse. what a view from the second story of our home!
green roof with sedums and skylight
opportunity 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 the project.
First steps: Once your contractor has installed and water tested the membrane, your roof is ready to be planted
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 it were a garden in the ground, as shown here.
“could we do this on one of our roofs?” — mehull
Colleen Brett
Wyncote home - exterior
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What are the barriers between the soil on the roof and the sheathing? (And the doors are hung upside down, with one of the braces replaced. If it was necessary to hang them upside down, then the braces need to be reversed, which should be easy if they need to be replaced,)
Another cool idea for the garden shed...live roof
New shed old door grass roof
Green roof - The advantage of modular roof trays like the ones used on this shed roof is that they come pre
Amazing--a living roof on garden shed!
to show the more interesting, weathered side of the wood. The small roof is covered with a low-maintenance, lush garden from Live Roof. The live roof adds texture to the roof, absorbs heat and helps mitigate water runoff.
“Door” — koopsk
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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Is ths garden on the roof?
I love the idea of growing plants, vegetation on the roof. are there big chances to have leaks into the hous
Concerned about the extra weight on the roof
I live in Canada and we have to be concerned anout the weight of the snow on our roofs. Many
Many people shovel their roofs. This 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?
Garden roof? On an overhang on like a sunroom?
Roof top vegie patch is amazing
Cost range: Varies widely depending on where you live. You’re likely to spend $13 to $45
Love the succulent garden (just not on the roof!)
garden. doesn't have to be on the roof
“I love the idea of reclaiming the real estate of a roof for living plants that can actually utilize” — Superior Plan Design
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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What is the roof subsurface? How deep does the soil need to be?
are currently working with Pride Corner in Connecticut, distributors of LiveRoof to grow and then they have licensed installers of the system and plants.
I love your roof garden . I am designing addition with a low slope roof a 30x25 area in New England and want to have a vegetable garden on top
Green roof for old roof section
The different textures +shades of green are so tranquil!
A green roof is something I would invest in.
on the roof of your garage. You will enjoy many of the same benefits, with lower cost and less effort.9 Cooling Rooftop Gardens
The lower cabin is a yoga studio; relaxation and inspiration begin atop its living roof.See more about these two woodland cabins
“Cool roof idea” — rshfm2014
Graham Design and Construction
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Green roof garden shed
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used EPDM which is basically rubber. There are newer types materials you could use as well. Any roofer could easily install a roof membrane for you.
How did you prevent the roof from rotting underneath?
Green roof garden shed-just like in my dreams.
Add a green roofMake your shed more environmentally friendly by installing a green roof planted with shallow rooting plants such as small succulents and groundcovers. They will help clean and slow stormwater runoff as it hits the roof, while also insulating the space below. You’ll need to insert a rubber
rubber roof membrane below the green roof for waterproofing purposes.
“roof?” — lucyk2727
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.
Living roof. Eco friendly and blends in with the surrounds.
Use of glass. Green roof
story with at 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 merge into the dense forest context.
Maximize green views by "greening" visible roofs. A green roof stocked with indigenous plants
“benign neglect” — sarchr
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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are there any specifications for the roof - just in case of branch fall etc
I have a quarry site, with lots of mature trees, and would want to ensure roof is structurally able to bear mechanical failure of nearby branches. Any help gratefully received, thanks
love the green roof! Love the sitting on top of the roof!
2 studios - upper art studio, lower yoga studio with green roof
roof line and green roof there I am on my roof getting inspiration from natural surroundings
building on a slope... living roof
green house to office/studio in marin
roof curve & contemp front -garden top
Harmony with the setting. This green roof blends perfectly with the extended view and makes the cabin look less obtrusive in the landscape. A vegetated roof is less disruptive of local habitat than a typical roof.
“green roof, built on slope. terraces” — dianegentry
Mohler + Ghillino Architects
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Magnolia Remodel
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A new garden shed is clad in stained cedar wood slats and has a lush green roof. photo: Adams Mohler Ghillino
Thanks for your question. What you see are plants set in a product called 'Greengrid', which is designed for a green roof installation. They are plastic trays set on top of a waterproof membrane. I hope that helps. Thanks! Rick
for a green roof installation. They are plastic trays set on top of a waterproof membrane. I hope that helps.
Maybe a small living roof ledge?
Magnolia Remodel Mohler + Ghillino Architects “A new garden shed is clad in stained cedar wood slats and has a lush green roof. photo: Adams Mohler Ghillino” “Thanks for your question. What
garden on roof. Not necessarily for the shed, but I like it.
“Like the raised veggie/flower box” — angelikameyer
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