TYPES

There are two types of green roofs and these often become confused:
• Intensive green roofs (roof top gardens), which are often, bespoke planting designs.
• Extensive green roofs, which are to serve a purpose or function at roof level.
Extensive green roofs are the most common type of green roof and the term is an umbrella for;

  • Sedum roofs
  • Wildflower Roofs
  • Brown and Bio Diverse roofs

Green roofs provide numerous benefits such as, Asssisting Planning Permission; Habitat for Rare Wildlife; Heating Bills savings; Air conditioning bills savings; Storm Water Run Off; Thermal Benefits; Roof Life Span; Sound Insulation; Water Quality.
Please go to the benefits page to find out about these benefits in detail.

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