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Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

This is an eco-friendly house designed by Bercy Chen Studio, a modern house that inspired by one of the oldest housing typologies in North America, the Native American Pit House. The Pit House design that adapted into green roof use earth’s mass to maintain thermal comfort throughout the year, allowing Edgeland House to stay cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. This house is broken up into two separate volumes, one volume accommodates the sleeping areas and the other one used as a social zones. Its glass walls allowing natural light to enter the house whiles provide a good connection between indoors and outdoors. Located on a rehabilitated brownfield site, this house tries to heal the land and ameliorate the scars of the site’s industrial past. To get a maximum energy efficiency, it combines hydronic heating and a green roof. Modern but natural and eco-friendly, what a great house to live.

surroundings of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

surroundings of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

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day at Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

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night at Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

entrance of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

entrance of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

outdoor lounge of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

outdoor lounge of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

kitchen of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

kitchen of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

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plan of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

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feature of Eco-Friendly and Modern House Inspired by Native American Pit House

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