Why install a Green Roof?

Green Roof Benefits

Using Water­Grip™ Grow­ing Media as your rooftop grow­ing media can max­i­mize these ben­e­fits by deliv­er­ing a true grow­ing media that enables supe­ri­or water man­age­ment while pro­vid­ing an envi­ron­ment in which plants thrive. By hold­ing more water, Water­Grip enables you to con­serve more water, and har­ness more nat­ur­al water inputs, in com­bi­na­tion with air and nutri­ents, for supe­ri­or plant growth.

Envi­ron­men­tal:
Reduced storm water run-off
Reduced heat island effect
Clean­er Air Qual­i­ty
Reduced Ener­gy Use
Improved water effi­cien­cy
Fil­tered run-off

Social:
Beau­ti­fied spaces
Clean­er Air
Habi­tat cre­ation
Reduced noise pol­lu­tion
More com­fort­able envi­ron­ment

Eco­nom­ic:
Oppor­tu­ni­ty for LEED cred­its
Reduced main­te­nance costs
Extend­ed roof life
Improved insu­lat­ing prop­er­ties
Improved solar and HVAC sys­tems
Reduced ener­gy use
High­er prop­er­ty val­ue

Ben­e­fits of Select­ing Water­Grip Grow­ing Media for your Green Roof