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Small Green Roofs: Low-Tech Options for Greener Living

3.53 of 5 stars 3.53  ·  rating details  ·  36 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Until now, the green roof movement has been limited to large-scale, professional endeavors and public buildings. But homeowners everywhere are catching onto the benefits of a green roof — water conservation, energy savings, and storm water management. In Small Green Roofs authors Dunnett, Gedge, Little, and Snodgrass profile ordinary homeowners who scaled green roofs down ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published April 27th 2011 by Timber Press (first published April 25th 2011)
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Kelley
This wasn't a very easy read. The text was very redundant. However, the basic information and the examples are excellent. If you are interested in building a green roof, this is a good starting resource.
Tanya Hakala
Interesting with a lot of case studies, but could of used a bit more specific detail for the diy-er.

I'm thinking about putting a green roof on my tiny house. Not sure it would be a good idea in the long run. Especially if we vacation with the tiny house.
Eric
I really want to make a green roof happen. This book was quite helpful for figuring out some different options and ideas.
Elena
Abandoned the reading and just looked at pictures. I agree with Kelley 's review, it is not easy to read.
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