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RICS Publication | Green Roofs and Walls, 1st edition

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

This guidance note explains the various steps that need to be considered if a green roof or wall is to be installed on a new building, or retrofitted onto an existing building.

It looks at green walls and roofs from the property and surveyor’s point of view, encompassing the technical, value and community impacts that green walls and roofs can bring. This guide is aimed primarily at commercial and medium to high-density residential buildings and aims to provide information to:

  • surveyors
  • owners
  • tenants
  • property managers
  • builders and developers
  • project managers
  • facility managers, and
  • local and national government.

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