Zillow Advice: Home Improvement - Is a Living Roof Worth the Cost? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate I guess I would have to ask ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ I guess I would have to ask a question to start.&nbsp; What do you mean by worth the cost?&nbsp; There are lots of benefits with a green roof.&nbsp; Many of the "green" installations have a higher first cost ($) and a lower operating cost when compared with other installations.&nbsp; If short term return on money is your main criteria think about other ways to spend.&nbsp; If you want some of the other things in life that provide satisfaction and a sense of contribution and contectedness then look seriously at green.&nbsp; Just a reminder that the least dollar with the highest return has caused many of our nation and world's problems.&nbsp; Green design and living can be pretty exciting.&nbsp; I designed a home with earth berms and a green roof in 1975.&nbsp; My clients still love it!<br/>Dennis DePape Wed, 24 Nov 2010 01:21:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-24T01:21:00Z Great idea - for ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ Great idea - for Scotland... Sat, 20 Nov 2010 00:04:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-20T00:04:00Z test http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ test Fri, 19 Nov 2010 23:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-19T23:44:00Z I think you've not read Rachel ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ I think you've not read Rachel (of Zillow)'s comment to you about your postings with no advice, nor opinions.<br/><br/>What do you think?&nbsp; So far all you've showed us that you like to place links or copy entire articles. <br/> Fri, 19 Nov 2010 23:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-19T23:13:00Z No. It isn't. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ No. It isn't. Fri, 19 Nov 2010 17:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-19T17:22:00Z I think you should read something ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ I think you should read something besides RISMedia Fri, 19 Nov 2010 17:15:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-Living-Roof-Worth-the-Cost/375523/ 2010-11-19T17:15:00Z