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Living Roofs

This infographic shows how the largest green roof in North America benefits the environment.

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from Bob Vila

Green Roofs - Bob Vila's Blogs

❧ Green roof (Detail)

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Great book. For all you need to know about extensive green roofs click here: http://landarchs.com/extensive-green-roofs-essential-guide/

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living roof construction | Is a sedum roof covering best for a DIY green roof?

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from Midwest Living

How to Make a Living-Roof Birdhouse

Here's a bird-friendly DIY project. Follow our step-by-step instructions: http://www.midwestliving.com/garden/ideas/how-to-make-a-living-roof-birdhouse/

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from Architecture, Design & Innovation

All about RIEFA Green Roofs

Riefa® Boards are a light weight, organic, economical alternative to a traditional green roof. Riefa® Boards can be fitted directly onto a root resistant, waterproof membrane, then covered in a layer of living vegetation. Riefa® Board can be used in conjunction with many types of vegetation, including sedum, wildflower, chamomile & herbs. A living roof covering has many benefits including energy conservation, extending the life of a roof. http://www.riefagreenroof.co.uk

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in love with this green roof on shed! Click and scroll for more info about living roof construction.

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living roof construction | Roofing systems and Green roof systems, UK - Triton Chemicals

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Green roofed shed near Penrith, UK. Planted with wild flower and grass plugs - the growing media is 100mm (4in) deep with 20% lightweight coir potting compost. The photo was taken one year after planting. Wildroof Landscapes www.wildroof.co.uk

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from Remodelista

Feldman Architecture: Cottages in the Mill Valley Forest

Green Roofs in the Mill Valley Forest from Feldman Architecture

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