Why More Big-City Businesses Are Creating Green Roofs
Green roofs can help mitigate the heat island effect that raises temperatures at...
Denver Ballot Initiative Would Require Green Roofs
If approved by voters, the grass roots effort would require vegetated roofs on all...
Bats Like Vegetated Roofs
Green green roofs have some environmental advantages over tar and asphalt, and one...
Installing a Green Roof On a Private Home
A New York architect and green roof pro explains the steps of designing and...
Flood-Prone City Looks to Vegetated Roofs for Relief
Officials in Roanoke, Virginia, are promoting green roofs as one way of reducing...
College Rooftop Goes Green
Forget standard roofing materials. How about 13,000 sedums?
Not Your Average Roof Replacement
An Illinois contractor needs 200 workers to replace eight acres of roofing on a...
Green roofing's opportunity may be cool for school
For roofing professionals, green roofs and rooftop PVs involve completely new...
Cool roofs become a roofing hot button
A recent article in the popular press takes to task the energy-saving claims of...
Will Homeowners Fork Over The Green For Green Roofing?
Ralph Plotke is vice president of Roof Services, a commercial and residential roofing company on Long Island, N.Y. REPLACEMENT CONTRACTOR caught up with him recently, between sales calls, to discuss the subject of green roofing.