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Hydrotech Announces Fourth Edition of Garden Roof Planning Guide

on October 18, 2018 at 12:10 pm under , ,

Latest Edition of Design Resource Offers New Insights into Technology and Industry Challenges

Philadelphia, PA. (October 18, 2018)American Hydrotech, a recognized leader in the vegetative roofing market, today announced the availability of the Fourth Edition of the company’s widely acclaimed Garden Roof® Planning Guide. For the last five years, updated print, online and app versions of the complimentary resource have transformed more than 22 years of vegetative roof experience into an educational tool and resource for architects, facility management, building owners, installers and contractors on the latest technology, applications and benefits of vegetative roofs. American Hydrotech will be unveiling the Fourth Edition of the Garden Roof® Planning Guide at Booth 839 at the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Annual Meeting and EXPO held October 19-22, 2018, in Philadelphia.

The Fourth Edition of the Garden Roof Planning Guide has expanded to more than 82 pages, including information on the latest environmental and structural challenges facing building and design professionals across the globe. It also includes an expanded section with new and innovative rooftop solutions for significant stormwater management as well as a number of other industry resources for professionals to explore. Fresh content and compelling imagery is organized in easy-to-read sections that explore the latest technology and materials, design considerations, installation and maintenance perspectives.

“Being deep-rooted in the industry for more than half a century allows us to remain at the forefront of technology and innovation,”
Richard Hayden
American Hydrotech

“We understand the latest environmental and structural challenges architects, landscape architects, facility managers and other professionals face each day on their projects. Complimentary tools such as the Garden Roof and the Protected Membrane Roof Planning Guides allow us to share our experiences and knowledge and help determine the right assembly and the right, high-performing materials no matter what the design challenge.”

The Garden Roof Planning Guide complements the First Edition of the company’s Protected Membrane Roof Planning guide, launched and made available earlier this year. The Fourth Edition of the Garden Roof Planning Guide is currently available for download in PDF format at or by requesting a copy via email at

Headquartered in Chicago, American Hydrotech, Inc.® is a recognized leader in the development, production and distribution of premium waterproofing and roofing products. For more than 50 years, the company’s flagship waterproofing membrane product, Monolithic Membrane 6125®, has kept more than two billion square feet of roof decks, plazas, vertical foundations, reflecting pools and other structures watertight in 62 countries worldwide. American Hydrotech also offers a variety of drainage, insulation and protection materials for single source assemblies such as The Ultimate Assembly® for plazas and roof terraces as well as the Garden Roof® Assembly, a unique, lightweight assembly for transforming underutilized roofs and plazas into beautiful landscaped and recreational environments.

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