What is an Urban Heat Island? Heat Islands are typically more densely populated urban areas lacking in natural vegetation. As a result of the concentration of concrete, glass, asphalt, and other modern building materials, these areas can experience increases in temperature of 2-5 degrees F during the day . . . and increases of as… Read more »
Living wall refers to vertical planting systems which often cover entire walls with living plants. Of course, you can cover as much, or as little, of a wall as you like.
We all like a little privacy, but why settle for boring wooden or chain link fences when you can build beautiful living partitions? Living fences not only offer privacy, but sound reduction and cleaner air.