Green Roofing


The U.S. roofing industry generates over $22 billion in annual revenues and offers numerous career opportunities.

Grow Your Green Building Skillset Online — From Design to Retrofits

From building science to retrofits, energy modeling, smart homes, and beyond, HeatSpring offers a comprehensive marketplace of green building courses. Join your expert instructors for weeks of top notch technical training.

Deep Energy Retrofits – Upgrade existing residential and commercial buildings up to 45,000 square feet. From building assessment to heat and airflow calculations and beyond, you’ll […]

Learn a NEW Approach to Roof Life Cycle Analysis

First published at the RCI 21st International Convention Phoenix, Arizona on March 27, 2006
Equivalent Uniform Annual Cost: A new Approach to Roof Life Cycle Analysis
INTRODUCTION: Life Cycle Cost Analysis and It’s Problems
Interest in life cycle cost analysis (LCCA) appears to be increasing among building owners and designers. Some of this attention may be attributed to a related […]

Best Practices in Green Roof Policy Implementation

Curious about best policy implementation practices in the Green Roof revolution?
When populations grow, how can a city expand with existing infrastructure? Do green roofs work for all communities? How do we manage stormwater? What role does federal funding play?
Answer all of these questions and more… enroll in our FREE ‘Best Practices in Green Roof Policy […]

HeatSpring’s Leaders in High Performance Building Giveaway!

At HeatSpring, we celebrate innovative builders and designers who work to improve the overall quality and performance of public and residential buildings…
Our Leaders in High Performance Building Giveaway was created for those who have helped plan, design, construct, and/or operate a high performance building. Entrants could submit a photo of their high performance project(s).* The photo could show the entire high performance building or […]

GRP Exam: What to Know, What to Study

On the Green Roof Professional (GRP) Accreditation Training discussion board…
Student 1: With the GRP exam coming up quickly, I’m wondering what you can tell us about what to expect in the exam. Is the Week 10 exercise an example of what the exam is like? (Is there a background scenario that goes with the exercise?) Can you give […]