Hot and humid climate architecture
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Cold Climate: 12 degrees east of south Temperate Climate: 17.5 degrees east of south Hot and Humid: 5 degrees east of south Hot and Dry: 22 degrees east of south
Martina Dobrosielski saved to ARE-BS Exam
In a hot-humid climate, moisture flows from outside to inside most of the year. In a mixed-humid climate, moisture flow changes direction in cooling and heating seasons. Using the proper wall assembly in your home is important for controlling moisture.
I'm posting these pics here partly because they help to understand the context of the 'shearing shed' that Den posted below. These are photos of one of Darwin's few remaining original, pre-air-conditioning tropical houses, restored after Cyclone Tracy. I took them about ten years ago. As you'll see, many of the features are replicated in Murcutt's own tropical house. They do represent a quite significant achievement: the culmination of British colonial knowledge of how to build in a…
Cross-ventilation is very important criteria for designing buildings in hot humid climates like in Kerala. When I think of cross ventilation, I think about Padmanabhapuram Palace which is the best example of traditional Kerala architecture. I think about the innumerable number of courtyards that it has.
L A M A R saved to facade section
With prefabricated components, solar power, airtight construction and a small footprint, this home, designed and built by a team of Victoria University students, earned third place in the US Solar Decathlon, an international competition that challenges 20 teams of architecture students to make a small, cost-effective, solar-powered homes. Now relocated to a picturesque beach in Hawkes Bay, its eco-credentials are quite possibly the greenest in New Zealand.Houzz at a GlanceLocation:...
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Image 13 of 22 from gallery of GAF House / Jacobsen Arquitetura. Photograph by Fernando Guerra | FG+SG
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Passive House Strategies for Hot and Humid Climates Gulf Coast Green 2013 Hot and Humid Climates © Passive House Institute US 2013 1 Overview 1 Passive House ...
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