HY Home / TRAN TRUNG Architects
Textual content description offered by the architects. Within the context of the post-Covid-19 world, each the psychological and bodily well being of people has considerably deteriorated, regardless that life is progressively returning to normalcy. Individuals nonetheless lack the inner areas that may present reduction from the congestion, enhancing their general psychological well-being. That is notably true for row homes tightly packed inside a dense city setting.
The plot for the HY Home development is kind of modest, located within the midst of a high-density city space. The problem for the architects was to create a completely open construction inside a slender home enclosed by tall partitions. The architects addressed this problem by introducing a climate-responsive construction, guaranteeing full “openness” inside the home. They achieved this by developing a tropical shell for the entrance and rear facades, with a lush vegetation carpet in between and expansive voids all through completely different ranges.
On the outside, the tropical shell is made up of interlocking fired clay bricks, creating voids with over 50% empty area. This construction shields the inside from adversarial components reminiscent of direct daylight, city mud, noise, and rain, permitting cool breezes to flow into freely all through each nook and cranny of the home. Persons are not overly reliant on mechanical cooling gadgets and air-con. Inside, the rooms are stored to a minimal, and communal residing areas are open, creating an general “porous” construction. The boundary between the inside and exterior is totally eliminated via the usage of giant glass panels, eliminating the divide alongside the size of the home.
The continuity of the open ranges is maintained all through your complete home, with nature current in every single place. Pure gentle floods each room, and funky and nice breezes circulate via the air, creating favorable situations for members of the family to simply talk, join, and bond with one another. All the standard stuffiness of a slender row home is eradicated. The therapeutic of psychological well-being is fostered via the intersection of pure components, permitting people to take pleasure in leisure proper inside their very own properties.