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Blowing Rock Residence

Brevard, N.C.

High up with views of the Blue Ridge Escarpment.

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Location: Blowing Rock, NC

Date of Completion:  June 2010

Green Roof System:  Xero Flor America

Size:  2,700 sqft

Plant Material:  Pre-Vegetated Sedum Mats

Services Provided:  Installation and Maintenance

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Blowing Rock Residence

This residence takes advantage of outstanding views of the Blue Ridge Escarpment. The home itself is a two story wonder of architectural beauty and creative integration of structure and site. LRI installed a prevegetated green roof system; keeping the structural load to a minimum and providing a quick green roof effect. The vegetation is a highly diverse mixture of deciduous and evergreen drought tolerant species.

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