Green Roofs

Brooklyn’s Little-Known Kingsland Wildflowers Is a Rooftop Oasis for NYC Wildlife

We recently had the opportunity to visit Kingsland Wildflowers, a little-known native wildflower rooftop garden located in Brooklyn along Newtown …

An urban rooftop garden

Started with the sole intention of consuming pesticide-free fruits and vegetables, M. Jeevna’s two-year-old urban rooftop garden at her residence in …

Gardening

ONE28 King St. N.

Project information<p>Address:128 King St. North, Waterloo<p>Developer: CTN Developments<p>Architect: Hatem Nassif Architects<p>Sales: In2ition Realty<p>Marketing …

Cabin with Green Roof Offers a Window into Mesmeric Norwegian Scenery

A natural escape that takes you into the heartland of rugged Norwegian landscape at its astounding best, <b>Viewpoint Granasjøen</b> keeps things simple and …

Cabins

Developers Try — and Fail — to Delay the Green Roof Initiative

Still, developers are lobbying hard to control how the green roof initiative is implemented and overseen.<p>The Colorado Real Estate Alliance, whose …

Denver

10 of Our Favorite All Season Rooftops to Enjoy This Winter in NYC

Whether you're visiting NYC for the festive decor or are an NY native, check out these year-round rooftops with sweeping Manhattan views, heated …

Travel

Concealed Shore House Bewitches with a Green Roof and Bay Area Views

With the first on one side and unabated view of a majestic bay area on the other, the <b>Shore House</b> sits on a prime lot which brings together complete …

Interior Design

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners Breaks Ground on Green Roof Topped Louvre Storage Facility

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has broken ground on a new conservation and storage facility for the Louvre in Liévin, France. Capable of housing …

Louvre

15 Smart and Stylish Ways to Light Your Deck

01 of 16<p>Shine On: Lighting That Will Enhance Your Deck<p>Lighting can extend the use and pleasure of an outdoor deck, increase safety and security and …

Landscaping

Roof Garden Designs Worth Looking At

Urban Rooftops can be changed into gardens that provide a calm retreat. Here’re the 5 Roof Garden Designs to inspire you!<p>1.<p>This functional rooftop …

Landscaping

BFDO redesigns waterfront house with rooftop garden in Virginia

New York firm BFDO has replaced a house in Virginia, tearing down all walls and leaving just the foundation, with a larger residence topped with a …

Johannesburg's 'Agripreneurs' Dig for Green Gold on Rooftops

View from the top of the "Chamber of Mines" building in the central business district of Johannesburg, South Africa, Nov. 15, 2017.<p>Agripreneur …

South Africa

The Culpeper: An Unsuspecting Gem in East London Where You Can Also Sleep

Located in the midst of East’s hustle and bustle is The Culpeper London, a late 19th-century Victorian public house named after local 17th-century herbalist Nicholas Culpeper, The Culpeper unexpectedly surprises and delights, certainly exceeding our expectations.<p>The Culpeper building plays host to …

London

16 garden fence ideas your neighbors will want to copy

Fences for the garden may not be absolute essentials in your property, but it’s always a good idea. Not only does it tuck your home away from prying …

Landscaping

*테라스하우스 A Lush Green Roof Covers This Home In Missouri

Architecture firm el dorado Inc., have designed a modern house that’s built into a sloped, urban site in the Westside neighborhood of Kansas City, …

Houses

John Lewis Has A New Rooftop Garden Bar

Christmas and John Lewis are pretty much synonymous anyway, but now there's yet another reason to pay the flagship store on Oxford Street a visit. …

London

A Lush Green Roof Covers This Home In Missouri

Architecture firm el dorado Inc., have designed a modern house that’s built into a sloped, urban site in the Westside neighborhood of Kansas City, …

Houses

Researchers find that green roofs can help moderate the effects of climate change

×<p>Tag History<p>greenenvironment created by Walter Einenkel at 11/13/2017 12:47 PM<br>• greenenvironment Science created by Walter Einenkel at 11/13/2017 12:47 …

Liberal View

Denver Becomes Latest City to Require Green Roofs

Denver is the latest city to mandate rooftop gardens or solar installations on new, large buildings, joining San Francisco, New York, Paris, London …

Sustainability

ABC News

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Clean Energy

Denver may soon require environment-friendly ‘green’ roofs

DENVER (AP) - Denver may become the latest city to require rooftop gardens or solar panels on big new buildings.<p>Backers say the move will keep the …

Denver

Denver may soon require environment-friendly 'green' roofs

DENVER (AP) — Denver may become the latest city to require rooftop gardens or solar panels on big new buildings, which backers say will keep the outdoor air cooler, make storm water easier to manage and reduce the amount of energy burned by air conditioners.<p>A ballot initiative mandating …

Clean Energy

Morocco on a Sydney rooftop

The view may be of the Sydney skyline but this rooftop garden is all about a holiday passion. The owners had fallen in love with the unique …

Morocco

Bright Lights: Burnaby businesses shine at awards gala

Burnaby won't be bullied, mayor says<p>October 27, 2017<p>Former Burnaby resident admits to being accessory in sugar-daddy home invasion<p>October 30, …

Lower Mainland

A guide to creating a glorious green roof

Why build a green roof?<p>Green roofs provide a variety of benefits to you and your home, from reducing energy costs through to effective insulation, …

Home Decorating

New city works yard will feature ‘green roof’

The Laurel Street works yard has moved closer to getting a face lift.<p>At Monday night’s meeting, city council approved $15.2 million in gaming funds …

Lower Mainland

A naturalist's letter to Dhaka parents

A narrow 50-meter creek running along a muddy road next to our house was a passage for fish and other aquatic animals. It ran between a lake and a …

Fish

Denver green-roof initiative would improve environment and city’s buildings

Initiative 300 on the Denver ballot is an opportunity to improve the environment and quality of design citywide — with a proven measure paid for by …

Sustainability

4 Easy Steps to Creating Your Own DIY Green Roof

If you've been dreaming of topping your home off with a living roof but want to get the job done on your own, we have you covered.<p><b>2) Extensive green roof</b><p>With an extensive green roof, vegetation is thinner (1.6 to five inches thick) and lighter—with appropriate plants that will make them …

Gardening

Denver might require green roofs on new large buildings

In November, voters in Denver, Colorado will go to the polls to approve or disapprove a new ballot initiative that would require most new buildings …

Construction