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A green roof is a roof which can either be partially or fully covered by plants. It generally constitutes a waterproof covering where vegetation is planted over. The green roof is different from a rooftop garden in the sense that the latter uses

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 7:47 am
Sod roofs are very common in Scotland. Great for temperature control and very beautiful. Some people plant flower gardens!

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 8:29 am
I've been dreaming about this and contemplating for years............thanks for this very informative post mon Cher :)....♥

Bruno Moreira (61)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 11:32 am
noted thanks

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 1:07 pm
My moms neighbour has one in Germany

Donna G (42)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 1:10 pm
If only I could do this; but, with a corrugated steel roof, I don't think the housing manager would allow something like this. I'd love to have hanging plants cascading down over my windows. Talk about a natural sun block.

Ann Breeden (65)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 1:20 pm
I've bookmarked this. I've lived in the northeast for almost 30 years and I think my roof is trying to do this over the shingles. Not funny, but definitely will check into this.

Les M (3)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 2:38 pm
I love these but our hoa would N-E-V-E-R approve it.

S S (0)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 3:18 pm
Thank you.

Nelson Baker (0)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 3:28 pm
Thank you.

Nikki Hahn (0)
Wednesday April 10, 2013, 4:53 pm
Would love to do this someday.

Donna Hamilton (159)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 6:11 am
Can't do this to my house, but very tempted to convert the shed! Thanks for the article.

Gvapo T (22)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 11:56 am
great thing to do for your home and nature
I hope to have this or something similar one day ;)
noted and thanks ;)

Carol H (229)
Tuesday April 16, 2013, 5:02 am
noted, thank you Cher
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