Turfed Intensive Green Roof

When to specify...

Accessible green roofs and gardens are used for recreational and leisure purposes. The landscape variations are practically limitless for design and use, as it is feasible to create an environment at roof level similar to that of any designed garden or parkland.

Key features

■□ Provides valuable recreational space.
■□ Turf selection is bespoke to the project.
■□ Storm water management capacity.
■□ Substrate is extremely lightweight.
■□ Drainage layer and substrate keep system weight to minimum.


■□ Assists in maximising the building's potential.
■□ Vegetation can be chosen to fulfill BREEAM requirements.
■□ System helps mitigate flooding.
■□ Substrate meets FLL European Standards.
■□ Low weight system allows for design flexibility.

1 Intensive substrate and turf Lightweight growing medium manufactured to FLL guidelines.
2  Filter layer Polypropylene fleece to prevent substrate fines from entering the drainage element.
3 Water retention and drainage layer Multi-functional water storage and drainage layer.
4 Protection layer To prevent mechanical damage to the waterproofing system.
5 Separation layer Separate the waterproofing and green roof components.
6 Bauder root resistant waterproofing Shown here with Bauder PLANT E root resistant, SBS modified bitumen membrane reinforced with  recycled spunbond polyester. 

Approvals, certification and guarantee

■□ Comprehensive range of guarantee packages to fulfil cover requirements for the project (dependant on system/product
      selection). For more information contact our technical department for a sample guarantee outlining cover level, terms
​      and conditions.
■□ Substrate, filtration layers and drainage boards comply with FLL guidelines.
View certifications here ►


Environmental credentials

■□ Substrates include a high proportion of recycled crushed brick and aggregate.
■□ Protection, filtration and isolation layers manufactured from recycled materials.
■□ DSE40 is manufactured from recycled polyethylene.
Read more about sustainability at Bauder ►


Installation and maintenance

The quality and experience of the installing operative is paramount to ensuring a successful project. Bauder Approved Contractors are the only people fully trained and certified to install our products. They provide the necessary experience that our guarantees demand. 
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Contact us today about your project

Each project is unique in its requirements, but we have case studies and examples of our work available for you to look at. If you are looking for a green roof system, then get in touch with our team to discuss your project’s individual needs.