WHAT IS A GREEN ROOF?

Green roof also known as living roof is a vegetated landscape built up from a series of layers that are installed on a roof surface, and it is one of the ways that provides a perfect environment for plants in buildings, especially in roof top, which is the most neglected and underutilized area in most buildings.

It may also include additional layers such as a root barrier and drainage and irrigation systems.

Green Roof Anatomy

WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE A GREEN ROOF?

During lockdowns and curfews, green roofs create a breather and a place for relaxation and recreation especially for children and seniors.

Green roof act like a sponge in heavy rainfall events, absorb the storm water and drain the excess water through its drainage system.

Green roof not only add ecological and atheistic value to the building but also increase its market value and price.

Green roof protect the building and its residents from adverse climate conditions especially in summertime, thus reducing energy and building’s maintenance costs.

BENEFITS OF A GREEN ROOF

green roof layers further insulate the building and reduce the energy needs and costs for cooling and heating.
green roof shields the building from degradation by weather and environmental elements like rain , sun, wind..etc..
The synergy of plants with the building increases its aesthetic and market value.
plants and growing media layers work like a sponge and absorbs water then utilize it through evaporation and plant use.
vegetation has the capability of enhancing the air quality and reducing Co2 content.

WHAT ARE THE SERVICES COME WITH GREEN ROOF?

ROOF DESIGN

INSTALLATION

MAINTENANCE

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