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The green roof is typically created with three to six inches of growing medium, has no irrigation system, has a very limited maintenance budget, and serves a practical rather than aesthetic purpose. All year long, the extensive green roof soaks up storm water that would otherwise run off, taxing city sewer systems. Extensive green roofs also help lower ambient temperatures during the summer months, lowering cooling costs and helping to mitigate the so-called urban heat island effect.

The green roof is typically created with three to six inches of growing medium…

Roof for butterflies! Even wildflower fields are sold like carpets on roofs. If I ever get a dream house, that's my roof :)

Roof for butterflies! Even wildflower fields are sold like carpets on roofs. If I ever get a dream house, that's my roof :)

Thinking I might do this on top of the chicken coop!! What a great way to keep them cooler in the summer and warm in the winter!!!

Wouldn't a green roof of succulents be beautiful? Thinking I might do this on top of the chicken coop! What a great way to keep them cooler in the summer and warm in the winter!

This flab to flat belly workout challenge is the best way to torch belly fat and strengthen your abdominal muscles. It’s quick, simple and it doesn’t require any special equipment. And th… Diet plan for weight loss in two weeks! Do yourself a flat belly!

When I stumbled upon my first insect hotel a few years ago, I never knew that there were so many different kinds and looks. I explain the reasoning behind these intriguing insect abodes and I have collected some of my favorite images and resources below.…  Read More»

Insect Hotel structures was built for Barton Hill Walled Garden Project and is intended to resemble a city skyline. It's attached to a wall in a shady area at the bottom of the garden.

Insect hotel - Sustainable ideas including an explanation of the materials used, which insects they provide a habitat for and why you want that insect.

Insect hotel - Sustainable ideas including an explanation of the materials used, which insects they provide a habitat for and why you want that insect. This would be perfect to have as a project to build with a youth program