Roof garden ideas – 10 stylish ways to make the most of your rooftop

There is something so glam about a roof garden. Sure they might be kind of awkward to design and you have to come up with some pretty creative roof garden ideas to make the most of them, but done right they can be even more of an asset than a traditional backyard. What backyard can offer alfresco drinks with a fabulous view?

‘Having a rooftop garden is a great way to increase your style of living and the value of your home.’ explain NY based exterior designer The Manscapers. ‘For those of us in urban settings, we often don’t have much of a yard so taking advantage of your rooftop to create a garden can be the exact escape needed. There are also less mosquitos on the rooftop garden. So with some shade from a pergola or an umbrella and a nice breeze it’s an oasis to take you outside on your own rooftop.’