Carter + Burton is a fan of sod roofs because they “absorb less heat than a standard flat roof, reduce stormwater runoff, and replace lost green space from new construction,” Burton says. The firm's favorite system, Building Logics' EnviroTech, is available with a variety of membranes, region-specific plants, and an optional electronic moisture intrusion detection system. It's seen here on one of the firm's projects. Building Logics, 757.431.3170; www.buildinglogics.com.
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