Hydrotech Releases Fourth Edition of Garden Roof Planning Guide

Garden Roof Planning GuideAmerican Hydrotech 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.

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 storm water 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,” said Richard Hayden of 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 https://www.hydrotechusa.com/planning-guide or by requesting a copy via email at guide@hydrotechusa.com.

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Planning Guide Explores Economics, Green Attributes and More of a Green Roof System

American Hydrotech's Garden Roof Planning Guide

American Hydrotech’s Garden Roof Planning Guide

The Garden Roof Planning Guide from American Hydrotech will lead you from conception to completion of your garden roof. Explore the economics, environmental qualities, stormwater management and green-building attributes of a Garden Roof Assembly. You’ll learn about the many options of Garden Roof Assemblies and their components, design considerations, growing media and vegetation, and installation and maintenance. The digital brochure features tap-to-zoom product photography, video animations, real-world applications, plant-selection guides, and interactive opportunities to learn more about the Garden Roof Assembly and other products from American Hydrotech. The Garden Roof Planning Guide is available for free download in the iTunes store.