Per la seconda edizione di Klimahouse Puglia INBAR – Istituto Nazionale di Bioarchitettura organizza un convegno dal titolo “Esperienza di rigenerazione urbana”. Ospite d’onore l’architetto di fama internazionale Mario Cucinella. Il convegno si terrà il 5 aprile ed ha come … Continue reading Mario Cucinella ospite di INBAR a Klimahouse Puglia 2013
(Italiano) soluzioni per schermare case dai campi elettromagnetici generati per esempio da reti wi-fi del vicinato.
Esistono reti da stendere sotto l’intonaco, pitture e materiali da intonaco, con vari impieghi ed effetti differenti. Vediamo di cosa si tratta. Continue reading Schermare la casa dalle reti wifi dei vicini
New South City of Tübingen – New city life on a former military station
In Tübingen arises, built on the site of the former French barracks, a new district. Since 1993 the city of Tübingen and the new residents of the district create, with small-scale mixed-use, with high density, public spaces and wider variety of architecture, an urban habitat. On a 65 acre area are built by 2012 homes for 6500 people, and result 2000 jobs. Continue reading New South City of Tübingen – New city life on a former military station
Have you noticed that since we deal with house consumption we don’t care anymore about the house? Only about what it consumes. How many times project and its qualities are confused with energetic consumption? The energetic consumption is how much energy our country Continue reading Down with the energy certification!
Building with straw is a real possibility with examples of homes in various parts of the world, that since at least 2 centuries demonstrate the effectiveness of straw as building material. The use of straw allowed to reduce and sometimes entirely replace the wood, allowed reduced construction times and better insulation properties. Continue reading to construct house with the straw
Have you ever seen the bet of the Climahouse cube? Two ice cubes are placed in the middle of a square exposed to the sun in summer. The first one is exposed to air while the second is protected by a shell of polystyrene to simulate a perfectly thermally insulated building. After a month the two ice blocks are compared and it turns out that the second wrapped by Styrofoam is intact while the first has melted “like snow”. However, there is a but. Continue reading why the climahouse cube doesn’t work