Filled with Light, An A-Frame House Designed by Naturvillan Functions Entirely Off the Grid

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#structure
#gardening
#Naturvillan
#solar energy
#sustainability

August 15, 2022

Grace Ebert

All pictures through Marcus Eliasson, courtesy of Naturvillan

Mimicking the peaks of the encircling conifers, an A-frame area in Sikhall, Vänersborg, Sweden is designed for completely self-sufficient dwelling. The in large part wooden and glass building is the challenge of Naturvillan, a Swedish structure company that specialize in development properties with minimum affects at the surroundings.

The triangular type proven here's “Atri,” a light-filled area with a wood-burning range and sun panels hooked up to its slanted roof. Supposed for power manufacturing in each iciness and summer time, the 2 assets are powerful sufficient to warmth the water and supply electrical energy. For additonal assurance, the house incorporates some other energy supply in case of utmost climate.

An on-site smartly additionally pumps ingesting water, with any waste directed to the flower beds for filtering. Those raised gardens line the fringe of the primary flooring and are big enough to develop fruit and veggies.

See extra of the sustainable design and different fashions on Naturvillan’s web site. (by the use of designboom)

 

#structure
#gardening
#Naturvillan
#solar energy
#sustainability

 

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