Tag: Green Energy

5 Benefits of a Green Roof

5 Benefits of a Green Roof

Green roofs reduce the heat flux through the roof, and less energy for cooling or heating can lead to significant cost savings. Shading the outer surface of the building envelope has been shown to be more effective than internal insulation. In...

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What Does a Green Roof Do?

What Does a Green Roof Do?

The initial expense of green rooftops often turns away prospective clients. Because green roofs require professional design, careful structural analysis and multiple layers and systems, even extensive green roofs usually start at $8 per square...

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Why Should You Have a Grass Roof?

Why Should You Have a Grass Roof?

In landscape architecture or architecture itself, major concepts often come in small packages. A little detail can make the base of a whole project; it is often these elements that make a building stand out or have a unique character which...

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