Green Covers PROPERTY AGENTSGREEN ROOFS BENEFITS
Modern Green Lascubiertas are a relatively new, but well known and used especially in certain European countries such as Scandinavia, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Hungary, countries where the construction of buildings with green roofs encouraged phenomenon. Spain green roofs are relatively common in rural areas, but in recent years are gaining some prominence also in urban areas, even in some Spanish towns, encouraged GREEN ROOFS BENEFITS of verdesmediante covered the adoption of certain measures, including fiscal and financial formulas or the exemption from property tax for owners who incorporate verdesen covered their communities.
These initiatives for green covers that affect not only the new buildings but also to the energy renovation of existing buildings are the first step on a long road to greener cities where green roofs play a very important role as a green cover and allows the capture of rainwater, absorbs large amounts of CO2 while releasing oxygen and moderate temperature variations.
For users of the homes of the condominium, green roofs provide many and varied benefits, including:
Improved energy efficiency: A green cover on the homeowners perfectly fulfills the function of thermal insulation which results in energy consumption and demand for energy needed in the community of owners.
Improved acoustic delaislamiento: Green covered in communities of owners not only serve as thermal insulation, they also act as a sound barrier in the soil blocks low-frequency sounds and high frequencies plants.
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Lower maintenance costs than traditional decks so that long-term economic GREEN ROOFS BENEFITS.
Not only are users of the housing communities owners who benefit from green GREEN ROOFS BENEFITS in environment and urban residents also enjoy the benefits of green roofs. The improved weather conditions (green roofs are able to regulate temperatures in the cities due to the effect of dew and evaporation cycle that allows the cooling of the urban environment in the warmer months) and air quality (filtering harmful particles that are suspended in the air) are the main advantages of green roofs for people in urban areas.
Although in Spain there is still no bioclimatic culture that encourages both the construction and rehabilitation of a condominium green covers, we find representative examples of how energy efficiency and environmental sustainability can be improved by expanding the space Green in our cities. In the case of Financial Bank Headquarters Santander in Boadilla del Monte (Madrid), urban complex that besides the wide green spaces surrounding it has the largest expanse of green cover in Europe, 100,000 m2 of green cover.