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BB Home By H&P Architects

By Magaly – Categories: Eco-Friendly, Houses, Distinctive Design   

BB Home was made by H&P Architects, and it is positioned in Cau Dien Town, Tu Liem District, Ha Noi, Vietnam.

It was finished in September of 2013, and covers an area of 474 square feet.


BB House by H&P Architects:

“In Vietnam, the organic phenomena are serious and different: storm, flood, sweeping floods, landslides, drought, etc… The injury each yr, which is significant compared to the planet scale, will take away about 500 persons and one.2%-GDP-equally assets and lowers the concerned areas’ development.

A single solution to houses and houses for millions of these people is the goal of this BB (Blooming Bamboo) property.

From the bamboo module of 8-10cm (3-4in) & 4-5cm (one.5-2in) diameter and 3.3m (11in) or 6.6 (22in) length, every residence is simply assembled with bolting, binding, hanging, placing… This pulled monolithic architecture is powerful ample to suffer from phenomena like 1.5m- (5ft-) substantial flood. At the moment, H&P Architects is experimenting the model to endure 3m-higher flood. The room is multifucntional this kind of as Property, Educational, Health care and Local community Center and can be spreaded if required.

From the fixed frame utilizing 8-10cm (3-4in) bamboo, the residence cover can be completed in accordance to its local climate and regional resources (4-5cm (1.5-2in) modest bamboo, bamboo wattle, fiberboard, coconut leaf…) in buy to create vernacular architecture.

The end users can build the property by themselves in 25 days. Aside from, it can be mass developed with modules and the complete expense of the home is only $2500. As a result, the house can warm people in the most serious situations and assist them control pursuits in the long term, also remarkably contribute to ecological growth as properly as financial stabilization. This will give circumstances for self-control method and develop connection in between vernacular culture and architecture.”

Pictures by: Doan Thanh Ha

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