Occupancy with Eco Friendly Design
Occupancy with Eco Friendly Design. Use of building materials and interior design eco friendly or environmentally friendly in a home is a necessity in the midst of the environmental issues and saving energy saving.
The principle is to use everything that is natural that a residential feel cool and comfortable. Since the sticking phenomenon of global warming, issues related to the environment many are echoed in various fields, including property. In this field, the selection of materials or building materials is one of the steps involved in efforts to create a green property or properties that are environmentally friendly.
The impact of global warming has brought significant changes to the environment. Consequently have an impact that is less comfortable for human life, and the earth becomes less friendly. Among these temperatures that are too hot and many natural disasters, especially floods. Therefore, public awareness is highly demanded to return the earth to live safely and comfortably.
Not only by greening the environment, as well as awareness of consumption goods are more friendly to the environment. The use of appropriate building materials and quality, of course, will play a major role in producing environmentally friendly building.
The process of construction of houses and apartments and condominiums ranging from planning the design, construction, utilization, until the maintenance is done by considering the environmental aspects. Thus, the property development at least to minimize the adverse impact on the natural surroundings.
Architects of the SUB Architects, general building materials in circulation is now beginning to care about the environment. Eg asbestos which had not used the base material asbestos. Then, the use of lightweight brick which replace the red brick which is considered less green because their combustion process. Society recently also began to care about things like that in the construction of houses.
In addition to avoiding the effects of global warming, the use of environmentally friendly materials also have other benefits. One of these budget saving residential development.
For example, by not using door and window frames or Frameless thus saving the purchase of wood. Or the use of veneer and plywood such as High Pressure Laminate which is price. It could also be a reduction in the use of glass, the resulting heat to the surrounding environment.
He explained, there are a number of aspects needed when choosing environmentally friendly building materials. Especially should be able to know and study the properties of the material. For example, choose the roster instead of glass so that air and light to enter but at a cost much cheaper. Or the tendency now is an Unfinish as many designs do not finish all the walls with paint area.
In addition to cheaper, also to avoid the smell of paint. In principle, concern for the environment not only on the material of the house, is also more oriented to design appropriate tropical climate of Indonesia. Therefore according to location. For example design house that many openings towards the park, would be more energy efficient because of the lack of use of lights during the day.
Or the number of vents in order to reduce the use of air conditioning, many green areas and parks as rain water catchment area. In terms of the interior of the house, you can also apply the concept of recycling.
In addition to utilizing scrap wood, he also often use unusual materials used for building. For example utilizes drum from the factory as a partition in the design of an office. The designs are obtained to be unique, while providing environmentally sustainable impact.