Joseph Abhar - A green roof detail. It retain rainwater, improve air quality by capturing pollutants, and create a nice space for people to escape to when they might be experiencing indoor related sicknesses.
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Belgravia House in London by Todhunter Earle. Even though this is a rooftop garden, the design show would be excellent for any long, narrow yard. Great way to break up the space by making different "zones"!
Most people want a beautiful garden of their own in their house, but this dream may not come true because there's no space for a backyard. Some people are fortunate enough to have a rooftop which can be turned to a dreaming garden.
Roofs that hold water: reduce heating and cooling costs, increase life of roof, and create a rooftop garden! Would be great on a shipping container home, as there might be a risk of collapsed roof otherwise if drainage isn't sufficient.