American Hydrotech's Garden
Roof® Assembly allows the design professional to transform virtually any
flat or sloped roof (up to 12:12 pitch) into a landscaped environment.
Designed as a lightweight, low profile system, the Garden Roof ®
Assembly can be safely installed on roof and plaza decks not engineered
to handle the heavy load requirements of a traditional green roof. And
because the assembly incorporates a proven roofing/waterproofing
membrane, Hydrotech's Monolithic Membrane 6125®, the building owner can
be assured of a water-tight structure.
The Garden Roof® Assembly provides building owners and tenants with many
ecological, technical and economic benefits. Some of the advantages of
the Garden Roof® Assembly include:
Adds space for tenant
use and recreation
Reduces the "Urban Heat
Controls stormwater -
retain 50%-90% of a typical rain fall on the roof
toxins and re-oxygenates the air
Creates therapeutic and
Offers a Total Assembly
Warranty... from the deck up
Extensive or Intensive
Garden Roof ® assemblies...
The Extensive Garden Roof® is ideally suited for locations that will
receive little or no maintenance, or where structural capabilities are a
concern. An Intensive Garden Roof® incorporates plants that require
regular maintenance, such as watering, fertilizing and mowing.
www.Hydrotechusa.com/GRPG to download the
Garden Roof® Planning Guide
app or search for ‘American Hydrotech’ in the iOS App Store.
Any iPad user can immediately download the app for a comprehensive guide to
vegetative roofs, from concept to completion. Users can also learn about the
American Hydrotech Garden Roof® Assembly and its benefits, including
economic incentives and environmental factors like stormwater management.
The app features pinch-to-zoom product photography, video animations, photo
galleries showing Garden Roof® Assemblies in real-world applications, and