February 17th, 2011
If you are considering ‘going green’ with a new project, or even renovating an existing one – don’t forget to update the roof. With all of the great new products on the market designed to make roofs more environmentally friendly, upgrading your new or existing project is easy, affordable, and environmentally sustainable. Standard benefits of a green roofing system include:
-Reduction in heating and cooling costs as a result of increased insulation
-Reduced roofing degradation due to UV and heat stress
-Extended service life of underlying roof system
-Enhanced storm water management
-Improved air quality resulting from the conversion of carbon dioxide to oxygen and decreased ambient temperature
-Up to a 30 year manufacturer’s warranty
-Contributes to LEED
-Green roofing systems are generally available in either modular tray or multi-layered systems.
If you would like more information on how you can utilize a green roofing system on your new or existing projects, please feel free to contact us. Together we can create a comfortable, functional and inspirational environment – For life.