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The Ultimate Green Roof


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, home, eco-friendly, protection )

Cher
- 615 days ago - care2.com
A house for a family of three is built on a grassy plan between the ocean and the mountains in Japan. How do you build a house that sits between the two beautiful views without blocking either? "A grassy plain was cut into and lifted up to produce an



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Nyack Clancy (447)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 9:02 am
Noted~
 

Kit B. (276)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 9:27 am

There are two homes much like this in Denton. Sorry to say that they are not all that energy efficient, though they do look great.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 9:59 am
Just beautiful; except for having to mow your roof every so often....
 

Christeen Anderson (538)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 12:57 pm
I like it.
 

Alan Lambert (97)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 1:25 pm
Chicago has been doing this on many buildings for a good while.
 

Winn Adams (199)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 1:50 pm
Thanks
 

Jaime A. (33)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 1:58 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Elizabeth M. (67)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 2:48 pm
Noted and thank you Cher, and also Gardenista.
Everything old is new again. Out of necessity in the old days, houses had roofs like this!
 

Marcel Elschot (188)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 2:50 pm
Noted
 

Birgit W. (150)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 4:39 pm
Thanks
 

Angelika R. (144)
Sunday March 17, 2013, 5:53 pm
Sure looks awesome and living there certainly is just that. Hope it is Tsunami -proof but I 'm not so sure about earthquake now. Thx!
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday March 18, 2013, 4:54 am
noted, thanks Cher
 

Stephanie Reap (192)
Monday March 18, 2013, 10:43 am
awesome--NOTED TY
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Tuesday March 19, 2013, 9:01 am
wow! this is fantastic! :D
 

Mary R. (260)
Saturday April 20, 2013, 8:33 pm
INTERESTING ! THANKS.
 
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