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Case study: How to install a green roof on private home

A New York architect and green roof pro walks through the process of designing and installing a lush living rooftop The site: A more than 900-square-foot expanse atop a historic building in the Prospect Lefferts Gardens neighborhood of Brooklyn. The homeowner recently re-roofed the building, in anticipation of installing a green space, she had the roofer raise the skylights several inches and bring the waterproofing material up the sides of the roof’s walls.
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