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ConstructionConstructionThere are many commercial green roof systems and private designers, and green roof construction methods vary widely among providers. The purpose of this chapter is to consider several strategies for green roof construction and identify conditions that make certain strategies better suited for a specific project. Ultimately, the goal is to design and build a green roof that meets the project’s intent, is completed on time, and stays within budget. A guiding principle that will help attain this goal is to “keep it simple.” The success of a project lies somewhere along the delicate balance between what is adequate an…
Kelly Luckett: Green Roof Construction and Maintenance. Construction, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2009), AccessEngineering