Facing semi-retirement life, how do you want to arrange the rest of your life?
This case is the renovation of the old house, giving new life, rearranging the indoor layout and functions, and planning the roof as an organic vegetable garden, giving it new meaning, effectively reducing the space heat, and improving the splendor of life. In addition to its self-sufficiency in crops, it also Being able to share with relatives and friends conforms to the emerging concept of urban farms in the post-epidemic era, and promotes emotional exchanges between people.
This design project is located on the top floor of the building. It is not suitable to stay in the house for a long time in the summer heat. The original indoor space has a clear water mold wall. After time passed and the construction technology was not good at that time, the surface was damaged and dirty, but there are memories of the owner’s life for many years. In order to preserve this precious memory, the team first polished the wall to remove mold and dirt, and restored its new texture with new technology paint, which also protected the precious memories of the homeowner. In addition, a new layer of insulation material is placed on the roof to block the heat from the sun, and some glass is added to the flower frame outside the large floor-to-ceiling windows on the top floor to prevent direct sunlight. The floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room use LOW-E glass, which can effectively reduce sunlight temperature and UV damage while incorporating sunlight. The curtains of the whole room use honeycomb curtains with strong heat insulation effect, and the air layer can effectively block heat insulation.
In terms of style, in order to convert the originally dim color to the bright color that the owner expects, the wood color of the furniture is used as the main axis, and all the decoration wood and wood floor materials are controlled through strict proofing, and finally the overall color of the interior is harmonious and consistent. In the selection of materials, the exterior wall of the building is not changed. LOW-E low-e glass is used to reduce the temperature of sunlight.
The roof is covered with soil to create effective heat insulation materials. The furniture selection uses honeycomb curtains to create an insulating air layer and reduce the indoor temperature. The temperature and curtains can be adjusted up and down. In addition to blocking the insulation and maintaining privacy, it can also maintain air circulation, reduce the frequency of air conditioning, and reduce energy consumption. Through the preservation and restoration of the existing memory elements, this case re-endows it with a new life cycle, so that the experience of life has a new continuity, and at the same time, it achieves a harmonious relationship with the external natural environment, improves its living quality, and allows the next There are opportunities and possibilities for sustainability and further expansion in the residential activities at this stage.