Bringing Fall Colours to the Rooftop

Beautiful fall photos: Sherway’s green roof These were taken on this wintery, autumn November day.  As dormancy sets in, vegetated roofs lose their flowers and change colour, creating a beautiful… read more →

Stormwater Problem? New Technology Helps Mitigate Floods

Heavy Rain Hits Across Canada Two days of rain in Toronto in August 2018 caused great damage and more than $80 million in insurance claims.  Since 2017, Ottawa, Gatineau, and… read more →

Green Roof Tour of Vancouver’s Broadway Tech Centre

Perfect weather, great turnout make tour a hit Thank you to tour leaders Randy Sharp and Karen Liu for guiding an interested and varied group of local professionals through the… read more →

Rare Green Roof Access in Vancouver

Witness how the BTC green roofs capture up to 10M* Litres of rain per year Tour May 7, 2019        Meet at BBQ Area/Sports Court See Broadway Tech Centre… read more →

Assister à une démonstration sur les toits végetalisés; Rejoignez nous au kiosque 407

Démonstration de Toitures végétalisées 17 avril 2019 10h 30 – 11h 30 Palais des congrès, Montréal QC Trois systèmes différents comparés en une heure.  Voyez  sur place les techniques d’installation et poser des… read more →

Two construction installers wearing fall protection equipment and personal protection equipment install a vegetation mat over a retention layer on a flat building rooftop in urban centre.

ROOFTech’19 – Join us in Montreal for the Green Roof Demo

Meet us at Booth 407 at ROOFTech ’19 Join us for the Live Green Roof Demo April 17, 10:30-11:30 AM,  Palais des congrès, Montréal QC Green roofs are one of the most commonly… read more →

LiteN’Less Blue Converts Almost Any Roof to a Stormwater Management Tool

Simple, Innovative & Effective LiteN’Less™ Blue is a lightweight and highly absorbent system that greatly reduces site runoff, meets most municipalities’ requirements and provides an economical stormwater management option. This innovative… read more →

What is a Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO)?

Combined Sewer Systems: Down, Dirty, and Out of Date “When combined sewer systems were introduced in 1855, they were hailed as a vast improvement over urban cesspool ditches that ran… read more →

How Your Roof Can Help Fight Climate Change

Green Roofs Mitigate Urban Heat Island Effect Acacia Smith explains the Albedo Effect. And, how your roof can help fight climate change. The majority of the roofs in the world… read more →

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