Networx: Don’t let a small hole in the roof turn into a big problem – Wellington Daily News


Wellington Daily News
Networx: Don't let a small hole in the roof turn into a big problem
Wellington Daily News
Tree damage. Powerful winds can knock a branch or even an entire tree onto your roof, gouging a hole. Check the roof in the aftermath of an especially severe storm. 2. Nail hole . An empty nail hole or an incorrectly placed nail may not seem like a

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Are ‘sponge cities’ the solution to urban flooding? – Mother Nature Network (blog)


Mother Nature Network (blog)
Are 'sponge cities' the solution to urban flooding?
Mother Nature Network (blog)
The idea isn't just more and larger pipes to move high waters away from inhabited areas, but rather to incorporate ideas like green roofs with swales, urban wetlands, gardens and parks, and permeable pavement. There's another huge advantage to sponge