Essential green roof construction : the complete step-by-step guide / Leslie Doyle.

By: Doyle, Leslie [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Sustainable building essentialsPublisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2022]Copyright date: ©2022Description: ix, 157 pages : illustrations ; 28 cmISBN: 0865719152; 9780865719156Subject(s): Green roofs (Gardening) -- Design and construction | Sustainable livingLOC classification: SB419.5 | .D69 2022Other classification: cci1icc Issued also in electronic format.
Contents:
Introduction to Green Roofs -- Green Roof Layers and Roofing Terminology -- Before You Start -- Roof Access and Safety -- Site and Design Factors -- Plants -- Green Roof Material Options -- A Rural New Build -- An Urban Retrofit Build -- Maintenance -- Food Production Roofs.
Summary: "Essential Green Roof Construction is a comprehensive, in-depth guide to building simple green roofs for houses and small buildings. Packed with detailed photos, illustrations, case studies, and code compliance advice, it offers clear step-by-step instructions necessary to create your own living roof."--
List(s) this item appears in: New to the Library: April 2022 | Green Roofs and Rooftop Gardens
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149) and index.

Introduction to Green Roofs -- Green Roof Layers and Roofing Terminology -- Before You Start -- Roof Access and Safety -- Site and Design Factors -- Plants -- Green Roof Material Options -- A Rural New Build -- An Urban Retrofit Build -- Maintenance -- Food Production Roofs.

"Essential Green Roof Construction is a comprehensive, in-depth guide to building simple green roofs for houses and small buildings. Packed with detailed photos, illustrations, case studies, and code compliance advice, it offers clear step-by-step instructions necessary to create your own living roof."--

Issued also in electronic format.

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