Design Considerations for Blue Roofs: Don’t Get Inundated
April 27, 2017
Many city jurisdictions are revising their stormwater management requirements for developments and redevelopments to assist in alleviating strains on existing infrastructure. Blue roofs can help reduce peak discharge on stormwater infrastructure, especially in urban settings.
My colleague, Stephen Bono, and I recently published an article in Building Enclosure magazine that explains waterproofing and structural considerations when designing these systems.