A Green Roof is the roof of a building that is partially or completely covered with grass, vegetation, shrubbery, etc.; planted above a root barrier, drainage system, irrigation system; and a waterproofing membrane. The layers of the Green Roof allow for a beautifully landscaped roof with the comforts of knowing that your roof will remain intact, while providing a beautiful addition to your home and preventing water leakage for years to come.
The Benefits of Green Roofs
- Retention of Storm Water
- Reduction of Energy Consumption
- Reduction the Urban Heat Island Effect (Cooler City)
- Protection from the Waterproofing Membrane
- Improvement of Air Quality
- LEED and Green Globes Certification
- Insulation of Sound
- Improved Aesthetics
- Increased Property Value
By installing a Green Roof in your home, you add another piece of paradise to your Hawaii home and by choosing Commercial Roofing you are choosing one of the best energy efficient Hawaii contractors available. For additional ways to improve your home such as solar power installation, contact us, and choose Commercial Roofing for all of your commercial roof system needs.