Collection by Stephen Blake

The Green Roof Project

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Collecting inspiration and knowledge for a hopeful future green roof project. If anyone has seen my roof, you know what I am talking about. How hard could it be?

At over 500 square feet, the house’s green roof may be its most powerful—and most expensive—environmental statement.
"In this project, we got so much benefit out of this "secret garden" for the master suite along with all of these...
For his family’s recently remodeled home in San Francisco, designer Peter Liang undertook a two-part landscaping...
Up top, a verdant green roof of native grasses, wildflowers and fruits creates an oasis.
A rooftop oasis furthers the outdoor connection.
Landscape architects Reed Hilderbrand helped fill out the completed prefab by planting sedge grass on one of the...
Architect Will Winkelman and landscape architect Todd Richardson collaborated with a client, JT Bullitt, to design a...
A green roof blooms atop the detached garage.
An Australian Architect's Simple Brick House With Impressive Green Roof
With a simple brick house on a tiny lot, an Australian architect shows that style needn't be fussy or expensive.
A Prairie Escape Embraces the Landscape with a Green Roof
Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.
A Mountain Hideaway Plants a Green Roof in the French Alps
An innovative glass addition adds contrast to a timber mountain lodge in France.
Brown and his dog Katsu head to the river; the path was once a dumping ground on top of a long-defunct underground oil...
One of the main goals of the construction was to do as little harm as possible to the existing environment, which...
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