175,532 planted roof Home Design Photos

Mill Valley Cabins
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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
Magnolia Residence
Spore Design
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. ...
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
Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
ZeroEnergy Design
LEED Gold certification for green features including solar electric, a green roof, and the use of sustainable materials. Construction by Cape Associates. Photos
The solar electric system is set on a flat roof with an angled racking system, and has two rows of panel set behind each
requirements, but it has actually been producing closer to half. Also on the roof are 2 solar thermal panels which provide a majority of the domestic hot water
LEED certified, with solar paneled roof designed by ZeroEnergy
producing closer to half. Also on the roof are 2 solar thermal” “The hybrid system by LiveRoof uses trays with soil and plants placed side-by-side to give the
Living Green Roof with Solar Panels...Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
Green Roofs
Natural Balance Home Builders
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 garden shed
Graham Design and Construction
If you don't have some type of roofing membrane underneath the soil, the structure would just rot out.
types materials you could use as well. Any roofer could easily install a roof membrane for you.
Overhang with workbench. Plants on roof. How to keep out leaves?
Add a green roofMake your shed more environmentally friendly by installing a green roof planted with shallow rooting plants such as small succulents and
runoff as it hits the roof, while also insulating the space below. You’ll need to insert a rubber roof membrane below the green roof for waterproofing purposes
Plants and shed one year later.
Wyncote home - exterior
Colleen Brett
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
she installed reclaimed-wood doors inside out and planted a living roof
Reclaimed wood doors, living roof! Perfect
like the ones used on this shed roof is that they come preplanted, so you don’t have to worry about whether your plantings will take. They can also offer
added interest she installed reclaimed-wood doors inside out and planted a living roof.
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
inside out and planted a living roof.
Noland Landscape Design
Noland Landscape Design
Naturalistic garden featuring lush plantings for year round interest, new entry fence with arbor and modern garden shed green roof. Photos by Bill Noland.
beautiful roof topnwith plants and flowers
Living roof for areas where we don't have glass
I wonder if plants on the coop roof would increase or decrease the deer visits?
Feldman Architecture
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
love this roof. Who is the architect? How much per sq ft would it cost? what is the maintenance?
Can we have plants on the roof if our roof!
runoff are just a few of the benefits of adding a green roof to your home. Planting green roofs in urban areas can also help mitigate the heat-island effect
size of your roof and the type of garden), a green roof may also require some structural reinforcement to support the weight of the plants and soil. Upkeep
even automatic irrigation systems and native plant gardens need maintenance from time to time, and other roof repairs can be more difficult when workers
have your contractor add decorative edging to make sure your plants don’t slide off the roof. But as for the actual garden installation, Coulson believes
This would be nice for the garage roof.
Vail Guest House
Coburn Development
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.
longer life cycle of a green roof is due to the protection of the waterproof membrane from ultraviolet sunlight. The plants and substrate act as a natural
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.
Mill Valley Cabins
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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.
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
Non Pitched Roof disguised by Plants...Green out doors garden on roof
Green Roofs
Natural Balance Home Builders
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
green roof! plants on the roof deck!
Lake House Two - Exterior
McClellan Architects
Are the tiles/stone shown here on a rooftop? If so what kind of system did you use? What did you plant into? thanks!
We used a green roof contractor. I believe the system we used was from Carlyle.
Edge of roof has additional board under flashing
I like the planted roof top with decking area next to it
Environmental friendly roofs. Recycled materials, living plants, or solar paneling can be installed on existing roofs. Additional structural support
intensive roofs on the same project. The extensive green roof in the middle ground of this photo has shallow soil and shallow-rooted plants. The rooftop
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
Can I have plants on my roof top?
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