Green roof #technics and plants | #Dachbegrünung Technik und Pflanzen
Green roofs environmental benefits Green roofs can be advantageous for many reasons: Reduce heating and cooling Increase the roof life span by at least double Grow fruits, vegetables, and flowers Reduce run-off storm water Filter pollutants and CO2 out of the air Insulate for sound and heat Filter pollutants and heavy metals out of rainwater Increase wildlife habitat
❧ Green roof (Detail)
profile of soil; soil is everything. Whenever I put other peoples kitchen scraps into the garden I feel Im gaining a bit. If I see organic produce being wasted into the bin (landfill 6 feet under the ground) I feel that we have just ripped of the earth a bit
Helpful info here. Green Roof - cross section. Vegetated Roof
How Green Roofs work. Click image to enlarge & visit the slowottawa.ca Grow It board >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/grow-it/
O ar-condicionado (1) fica escondido atrs de um painel de ao galvanizado com pintura eletrosttica. O excesso de gua do sistema de irrigao (2) do jardim (Irrigamatic), que mescla quatro tipos de plantas fixadas em blocos cermicos, cai sobre um recuo de 35 cm no piso coberto com cascalho de telha (3).