April 4, 2012 Modern House Design
This modern two story home located in São Paulo, Brazil. A modern home with building’s comfort and energy efficiency. Modern family home which called Morumbi Residence was designed by Studio Drucker Arquitectura. This home has windows with heat control as one of energy efficiency, beside heat control this home also has sewage treatment, solar heater, cross ventilation, polystyrene insulation, digital control of lighting, recycled wood that make the home become less harmful for the environment and great home.
Description from Architect :
“the construction preserved the existing trees and bamboos defining the entrance, enhancing the volume, the 3,60m overhangs and the transparent frames, improving the transparency and to privilege the visual integration between the inside and the outside. The abundant transparency required, however, solutions to control the incidence of light, with thermal acoustic tiles, hidden by plate bands, are on the entire roof to improve the building’s comfort and energy efficiency. The house also has sewage treatment, solar heater, cross ventilation, windows with heat control, polystyrene insulation, digital control of lighting, recycled wood, among other measures that make this building less harmful for the environment, and a great home.”
Reference : freshome.com