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Mill Valley Cabins in Mill Valley California by Feldman Architecture. from the Upper Cabin with stone stairs and walkway overlooking the Lower Cabin and the living green roof. i LOVE green roofs. i would definitely have one on my dream home

Green roof on Shed. By landscape architect Joy Kuebler. All materials used to build the shed came from Buffalo ReUse.

Not interested in a live roof on the house, but some of these are super charming for gardening sheds, green house and/or studio.

organische bouw: prachtig van vorm. zou nog wel (een deel) bovenverdieping moeten zijn.

This is a 9 step guide to building a straw bale roundhouse with a reciprocal green roof.

Urban Retreats: 10 Dreamy Rooftop Gardens

Urban Retreats: 10 Dreamy Rooftop Gardens

When nature conquer rooftop! I love this urban rooftop terrace, a cool place to relax in this world of concrete!


French botanist Patrick Blanc is a pioneer in soil-free systems for growing gardens on indoor and outdoor load-bearing walls. Vertical gardens temper urban heat islands, improve air quality and insulate the building, reducing energy consumption.

A succulent rooftop garden is about as dreamy as you can get.   #succulents…

Roof Garden: Cottages in the Mill Valley Forest

Mill Valley Cabins - contemporary - garage and shed with a succulent roof - san francisco - Feldman Architecture, Inc.

"If you’re a green roof professional, this is a must have book.  If you’re a homeowner who is thinking about installing a green roof, you need this book too.  It will save you lots of time, energy and frustration." From Debbie Roberts of Garden of Possibilities.

The Green Roof Manual by Edmund C. Snodgrass and Linda McIntyre (Timber Press, The Green Roof Manual demystifies the techniques for installing and maintaining rooftop plantings.

On a steep, wooded lot in Mill Valley, California, the challenge was to add two studios—one for an artist, one for yoga—without disturbing the soaring redwood trees surrounding an existing main house.

Roof Garden: Cottages in the Mill Valley Forest

Feldman Architecture: Cottages in the Mill Valley Forest: Remodelista -"We definitely wanted to make this project as 'green' as possible, and to have it be visually integrated into the land," said architect Jonathan Feldman.

Green roof garage. Love.

Quite a spectacular view of the Seattle greenroof from the alley! Photo Courtesy of Rob Harrison

Here are some sustainable building products you can use when building or remodeling.

Sustainable home materials

Dream home will have a living roof! Eco-friendly roofing Check out the website to see how I lost 20 pounds last month