17 Apr '17, 2pm

Innovative recycled ceramic bricks keep this Hanoi house's interior fresh and clean

With their "Properly Breathing House" in a suburban area just 15 kilometers from the center of Hanoi , Vietnamese architecture firm H&P Architects has found a way to mitigate the consequences of rapid urbanization. Addressing poorly lit and ventilated spaces exposed to pollution and noise, the building creates a strong connection between the interior and the exterior, facilitates natural ventilation and promotes wellbeing and recycling with an innovative skin of recycled ceramic bricks.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/hanoi-house-is-clad-in-recycled-cera...

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