Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Green Roofs - Bob Vila's Blogs

Sections of a green roof, could be used on top of bin shed. Remove insulation layer, not necessary.

pin 208
heart 16
speech 2

Concept: putting a vine, eg passion fruit, choko, etc over the garden shed to cool it in summer and make use of the vertical space for food production, plus it looks more appealing. Could even grow different vines at same time to add greater visual and food interest. Plus, Great book, apparently ;-). All you need to know about how to build your own little green roof on a shed or outbuilding.

pin 44
heart 4
Are Green Roofs Really Good for You?


Spain | #GreenRoof# Barcelona, Spain: ON-A architects has managed to merge contemporary housing with nature in this single family house — designed by architects Jordi Fernández and Eduardo Gutiérrez.

pin 124
heart 7

The Benefits Of Having A Green Roof

pin 22

8 Benefits Of Installing A Green Roof On Your Home

Designed by MU structure. Photography by Ulysse Lemerise Bouchard. Green roofs are roof methods which can be comprised of a water-resistant and root repellent

pin 13
heart 1

Feldman Architecture: Cottages in the Mill Valley Forest

pin 63
heart 5