Green roofs range from small residential retreats to large commercial and institutional projects, each with its own particular goals and requirements. Every project is unique, and each client has individual needs and aesthetic values.
Convert applies an integrated approach to building green roofs, utilizing a comprehensive understanding of different systems, allowing you to match project needs with the best available technologies. Convert is dedicated to implementing green roofs as sustainable strategies for storm water BMPs, energy efficiency, and urban heat island mitigation.
Convert is a full spectrum green roof service, providing consultation, design assistance, project management, installation, and maintenance services. Any of these can be contracted separately, as needed, always with the intention of building strong relationships and promoting sound green roofing practices.
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Amy Falder and Chris Brunner, founding partners of New York Green Roofs LLC and developers of Convert are involved locally and nationally in the green roof industry. As experienced, certified installers and professionals, they work with researchers and policy makers, as well as providing for outreach and educational services.
Amy has been working in urban landscaping since earning an M.S. in Environmental and Plant Biology. She was previously lead green roof designer and project manager for an award winning NYC design/build firm.
Chris is a seasoned NYC green roof operations manager; he has worked in the landscaping industry for over ten years. In addition to building green roofs, he currently lectures on green roof implementation and design.