Roofing Material Choices

There Are Many, Many Green Roofing Choices

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Roofing Material Choices, including:

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Consider cost, production impacts, disposal, and maintenance

Consider cost, production impacts, disposal, and maintenance

A variety of roofing products promise very long life, and, barring accidental damage, some should last virtually as long as the building. In addition to durability, other factors worth considering are the environmental impacts of production, service, and disposal; cost; whether the material can be recycled or reused; and how much...

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Fri, 12/11/2009 - 15:04

Green roofing
by Benjamin Kashirets

Are there any available statistics regarding the percentages of residential consumers who are interested in green roofing products? It would be interesting to know whether to allocate marketing resources to this segment, or whether better ROI can be achieved elsewhere. Any response would be appreciated.

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Thu, 10/29/2009 - 14:57

Vegetated roofs
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor

Green roofs (living or vegetated roofs) are complicated; the topic is not easily addressed in a paragraph. If you intend to do your own installation, you'll need to study up on the subject and buy specialized materials. For a start, you may be interested in visiting

Thu, 10/29/2009 - 14:44

Green roof
by fernando mortellaro

I am studying about construction own home with a strategic modern system, I need to know how install a green roof. I do not have experience about this work. I will be thanks your orientation.

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