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Value the space on top of buildings.

Value the space on top of buildings.

11th October 2018

Over the past few years the green roof market has grown steadily. In 2017 the first UK Green Roof Market Report was produced by livingroofs.org . With the help of the NFRC and GRO, the report concluded that the green roof market shows an annual growth rate of 17.1% as green roofs become mainstream... read more

Start to make that change by choosing a green roof.

Start to make that change by choosing a green roof.

11th October 2018

In the 1970s, British chemist James Lovelock and American biologist Lynn Margulis developed the Gaia hypothesis, which suggests every living thing on Earth exists within and contributes to a self-regulating system that allows habitable conditions to exist and has done since life first emerged 3.8 bi... read more

Sky Garden sedum roof features on Grand Designs

Sky Garden Features on Grand Designs Project

13th October 2017

We’ve had to keep this one under wraps until the program was aired on Wednesday 27th September but we’re delighted to share the result with you now. ... read more

Sky Garden Win 2017 Green Roof of the Year

Sky Garden Win 2017 Green Roof of the Year

13th June 2017

Sky Garden were delighted to win the Green Roof of the Year award at this year’s UK Roofing Awards in London, having been nominated for the works at The Macallan Distillery.... read more

Integrating Nature Into Urban Spaces With Biophilic Design

Integrating Nature Into Urban Spaces With Biophilic Design

24th March 2017

Urban spaces can often leave us longing for fresh air, green countryside and rolling hill views. Busy offices can leave us clock-watching and daydreaming of exotic holidays. But how can we lessen our longing and better our mindsets so we don’t detach ourselves from the wonders of the natural world c... read more

Green Roofs are 'Low-Maintenance' not 'No-Maintenan

Green Roofs are 'Low-Maintenance' not 'No-Maintenance'

20th February 2017

Green roof maintenance is generally a very simple process. They are designed so that they will not require endless hours spent on the roof in order to keep them looking at their best.... read more

How to maintain a green roof

15th July 2016

Green roofs offer many benefits but in order to for your roof to grow and flourish into a natural habitat regular maintenance is required. Here are a few simple tasks to keep your roof looking healthy.... read more

Green roofs as ecosystems

Green roofs as ecosystems

7th April 2016

A well planned and managed green roof system can provide urban areas with space for natural vegetation and small wildlife to thrive. ... read more

The Green Roof Market Is Growing

The Green Roof Market Is Growing

19th February 2016

With the rapid growth of urban and rural development, green roofs have evolved and adapted to help solve issues and create opportunities within the construction industry.... read more

Sky Garden Are Hiring

Sky Garden Are Hiring

2nd November 2015

Sky Garden are offering a fantastic opportunity in our flourishing green roof business. If you are an experienced Site Manager or Operations Manager, or looking for the next step in your career, you may be the person we are looking for. Read more here and get in touch if interested.... read more