Metal roofs stone coated metal and metal roofs are additional materials that we can offer your home or your business our quality roofing can be trusted as can our professional staff members to deliver top-of-the-line roof installations.
Green roofs are roofs that are substantially covered with living plants although historical and archaeological evidence suggests that green roofs have been built for more than three thousand years, widespread acceptance has always been limited by the structural cost of supporting heavy soils and by the technical challenges of low-slope waterproofing. Greenbacks from green roofs: forging a new industry in canada, status report on benefits, barriers and opportunities for green roof and vertical garden technology diffusion research report for canada mortgage and housing corporation (cmhc. A green roof is a layer of vegetation planted over a waterproofing system that is installed on top of a flat or slightly–sloped roof green roofs are also known as vegetative or eco–roofs they fall into three main categories— extensive , intensive , and semi–intensive. The benefits and challenges of green roofs on public and commercial buildings a report of the united states general services administration may 2011. Although installation of a green roof usually involves higher upfront costs than a traditional roof, there are many economic benefits that can make up for this increased r–value (a measure of the resistance of a material to heat flow) of the roofing system, along with reduced temperatures on the.
Germany is the country with the most green roofs in the world and it is the country with the most advanced knowledge in modern green roof technology green roofs in germany are part of the 2 –3 years apprentice educations system of landscaping professionals.
Green roof service llc / green roof technology is the leader in providing integrated architectural design, state-of-the-art engineering, project management of installations and maintenance solutions of living green on any impervious area throughout the world and in any stage of the project.
The roof deck with insulation and waterproofing protection and moisture storage layer drainage layer filter layer growing media green roof plants these components work together as a system to perform all the functions of a green roof: waterproofing, drainage, water retention, evapotranspiration and supporting the growth of the plants.