We see these roofs on ground-breaking green buildings. We may even know that they help to moderate a building’s temperature and control storm water in urban areas. But what makes them work? What different kinds of technology are used?
If you want the basics on green roofs, check out this video from greenroofs.com – it’s enough info to make you sound really smart at a dinner party and at least get you into the conversation at a professional level. Want to go further? Greenroofs.com has a whole library of online videos to watch, and is even hosting a ‘Virtual Summit’ on green roof technology.
So the next time someone asks you whether you prefer extensive or intensive green roof technology, you’ll be able to pipe up.