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Roofmeadow-Certified Contractors: The Ultimate Green Roof Credential
February 26, 2016
Green Roofs have become a very important component of sustainable urban development within the last 30 years. Growing environmental awareness and the striking economical and ecological advantages are the driving forces for this great success. At present, Green Roofs, sky gardens and rooftop gardens can be found in nearly all big cities around the world, benefiting the urban environment and their inhabitants. Some of the most amazing green roofs can be found in Singapore, California, Belgium, Poland, South Africa, and Vancouver. Landscaped roofs provide many positive effects for you, the life expectancy and the energy balance of a building, including energy efficiency, increased roofing membrane durability, fire retardation, reduction of electromagnetic radiation, noise reduction and marketing. In order to guarantee lasting function, Extensive Green Roofs, Semi-Intensive Greening and Intensive Green Roofs are all based on the same principles: high quality materials, professional planning and installation, state of the art technology and acknowledged guidelines.
The Roofmeadow-Certified Contractor Program attracts the most experienced, high performing and motivated green roof installers in the country.