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Types of Green Roofs

Types of Green Roofs

5th February 2015

Green roofs generally fall into two categories: intensive and extensive. Intensive roofs are very heavy with deep substrate levels, allowing for a wide variety of plants to be used.... read more

The History of Green Roofs

The History of Green Roofs

30th January 2015

Using vegetation on roofs dates back to the earliest known structures where plants such as moss, grass and bark gave a primitive form of insulation to keep the house cool in the summer months and warm in the winter.... read more

Green Roofs and Solar Panels

Green Roofs and Solar Panels

20th January 2015

Learn about the benefits a green roof system can have alongside solar panels... read more

Locally Sourced Materials for Green Roofs

Locally sourced materials - Get the most from your green roof

12th January 2015

Learn about the benefits of using locally sourced materials for your green roof project.... read more

Maintaining a Green Roof

Maintaining a Green Roof

1st December 2014

Although green roofs are low-maintenance, they are not no-maintenance. A few simple checks now and then can make the difference between a healthy, flourishing green roof and one that needs serious attention.... read more

Simon Smith Talks for the CIOB | News

Simon Smith to Talk at CIOB Event

20th November 2014

On the 10th of December join Sky Garden’s Technical Manager, Simon Smith, in a seminar on green roofs at ... read more

BREEAM and Green Roofs | News

Sky Garden's BREEAM Article Published Online

13th August 2014

Sky Garden's very own Business Development Manager Pete Rowlinson has written an informative article regarding the Building Research Establishment (BRE). ... read more

Green Roof Modular System

Sky Garden Modular System

16th July 2014

Sky Garden's new Modular System for domestic and commercial use... read more

Sky Garden Help Win Eco Home Award | News

Sky Garden Help to Win Guardian's Eco Home Award

5th May 2014

Sky Garden Help to Win Guardian's Eco Home Award ... read more

Sky Garden Go to EcoBuild | News

Sky Garden go to Ecobuild

2nd March 2014

Sky Garden are Exhibiting at this Years Ecobuild ... read more