Green Fairy Tale Houses, Scandinavia.

grass-roofs-scandinavia-8-575fe6e17b20f__880Scandinavians are serious about their green roofs. They’ve had them for a while now and it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere.
They even have a competition every year to determine the best green roof project in Scandinavia by the Scandinavian Green Roof Association!
But there is a reason why Scandinavians like these green roofs so much…

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They are not only a beautiful feature for a house, but they also offer numerous social, environmental and financial benefits.
They absorb rainwater, reduce winter heating costs, reduce summer air-conditioning costs, provide insulation, and are long lasting – just to name a few.

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Take a look at Bored Panda’s compiled list of the most unique and beautiful living roofs in Scandinavia.
#1 Hofskirkja, Iceland
See more Images via 10+ Scandinavian Houses With Green Roofs Look Straight Out Of A Fairytale | Bored Panda

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