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Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
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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?
"Green roof"--garden edging added to deck--could work
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.
ive a roof new purpose.Part deck, part planted roof. this kind of design helps lessen the amount of rainwater runoff.
green-roof systems have to be built in, however. Some professionals in North America are using modular systems in their design specifications. For example, Aaron 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
“Like that for garden” — makgates
ZeroEnergy Design
9 Reviews
Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
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green roof, and the use of sustainable materials. Construction by Cape Associates. Photos by Michael J Lee. Green architecture by ZeroEnergy Design. www.Zeroenergy.com
a flat roof with an angled racking system, and has two rows of panel set behind each other, for a total of approximately 2.5kW. Initial estimates put the production at about on third of the homes requirements, but it has actually been producing closer to half. Also on the roof are 2 solar thermal panels
green roof? or plants on deck?
Clean lines and highly textured planting
The hybrid system by LiveRoof uses trays with soil and plants placed
green roof in a raised section that allows people in the living room and adjacent terrace to experience it at eye level. The hybrid system by LiveRoof uses trays with soil and plants placed side-by-side to give the impression of a seamless extensive green roof. Read more about this house.
“Panels” — ernasan
Jeff King & Company
6 Reviews
Planted Roof Garden
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The planted roof garden adds beautiful foliage and privacy to the master suite. Photos by Brian Mahany0
Off the master bedroom is a small roof garden.
Planted roof garden!!!
Planted Roof Garden...planted roof...roof garden
“Planted roof garden!!!” — megnordtvedt
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Graham Design and Construction
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Green roof garden shed
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Plants and shed one year later.
install a roof membrane for you.
How did you prevent the roof from rotting underneath?
if the roof as a garden
Green roof, love! What is the plant material?
Oooooh, garden shed with roof plants. Love it!
Extended roof with shelf
barn doors and living roof
I like the living/green roof
slide, planted roof, window, size
green roof Sliding doors Overhanging roof
Green roof garden shed
green roof...Shed garage roof...Live roof...Roof Garden...Grass on roof...Chek roof...Garden roof...Shed / roof...garden roof...green roof...living roof...potted plants
“green roof on left and right sheds” — Mary Billett
David Coulson Design Ltd.
19 Reviews
David Coulson Design Studio
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green roof, in which many indigenous plant species are grown. The iron ladders lead to a winding iron staircase on the other end of the building.
surroundings of plants and break room.
I've always loved having plants on the house, or hanging off
Pacific NW & Asian combo planting.
glass windows and fern roof
green roof with covered entry
Green roof plantings
Green roof - tax credit
living roof...plants on roof...Roof garden...green roof...Roof plantings...green roof....green roof!...Plantings on roof...potted plant...roof garden
“Glass to wood proportion?” — ptroyer1
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
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
their roofs. This garden is an awesome idea but how can roofs cope with the weight?
these roofs could handle northern country winters Any suggestions?
Still love the idea of a living roof
My roof is gravel and tar. this might work.
protects your roof, extending its life expectancy. Plus, it's much better to look at than asphalt!
Garden on the roof!!! How cool is that!!!!
makes plant selection easier and ensures a design will be more in sync with the site. Hook stresses that a plant palette naturally adapted to the environment is likely to require less maintenance and be more successful.
“roof top herb garden” — Janice Kyle Camp
McClellan Architects
3 Reviews
Lake House Two - Exterior
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Are the tiles/stone shown here on a rooftop? If so what kind of system did you use? What did you plant into? thanks!
green roof contractor. I believe the system we used was from Carlyle.
living material mixed with tiles on roof?
Green roof combined with patio/view seating
sitting area with green roof edge
Mixture of extensive (mid-ground) and intensive (foreground) roof gardens
Extensive and intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle ground of this photo has shallow soil and shallow-rooted plants.
friendly roofs. Recycled materials, living plants, or solar paneling can be installed on existing roofs. Additional structural support may be needed when considering rooftop vegetation.Adding Interest: The green roof of this lakefront house has become part of the view from the patio. Varying textures
“Thyme” — cblash
Maienza-Wilson Interior Design + Architecture
14 Reviews
California Sustainable Home
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living roof, who designed and installed it?
What material was used for the slanted roof top?
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 / selected material on site.
can we add grass to flat roof?
live roof rainwater harvesting system
MP_ Garage grass roof flat forms
Low water grasses and succulents on roof
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 5,000-gallon underground
“overhang” — Barnett Design Group
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