Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
The F House in Taoyuan, Taiwan by HC SPACE DESIGN / H.C. TAI ARCHITECT INC.
October 18th, 2017 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: HC SPACE DESIGN / H.C. TAI ARCHITECT INC.
Concept: This is a one year’s house from the land to build the case, the original structure of the house owners can not be knocked out, so we use the way to build a large transformation to carry out.
We first review the legal rate of cover and volume rate, re-apply for a building license, and carefully examine the housing and structure, re-configure and enhance the structure, all the compartments and facade, and build new 2 floors, modern simplicity Lines in the style, to carry out this case.
It is more complicated and more difficult to carry out the overall assessment of the old structure, which is more complicated and more difficult than the whole demolition and reconstruction. We must dismantle the part of the necessity of retaining the structure of the majority. In the old frame, Increase beam column, floor, stairs, bathroom, compartment, pipeline…… and so on.
In this way, we from the internal pattern and interior design (that is, the user’s point of view) for the priority, in the building on the body will be able to make full use of compartments, equipment, materials, etc., so that the building can be closer In the project zero loss, more accurate control of the cost.
To the user’s habit of using the way, with our engineering experience to determine the first floor of the indoor part of the open-style restaurant and kitchen, so that the overall space can feel open, under the stairs to do a platform, Can be placed on the owner of his bikes and sports equipment, the end of the platform connected to a toilet, front yard and backyard design so that the house has a good ventilation and lighting.
On the second floor, set as a master bedroom, the front of the wide sleep area, the design of a front balcony to increase the ventilation and lighting, the middle area is dressing room and locker, the rear area is set to complete and comfortable dry and wet separation Bathroom, and there is a balcony which can walk outdoors.
On the third floor, as a living room, family and friends can be in this friendship, chat, drink tea, combined with built-in large balcony, so that more indoor and outdoor space more interactive, summer night breeze can talk about laughter, for the owner of the hobby, designed a cupboard cabinet for the space to increase the function, in this floor also have a bathroom, functional integrity.
The fourth floor set for the children room, the former space allocated to the boy to use, in order to his height, we tailored for him a long bed frame, heightened desk, wardrobe is enough for him to use, Came in the back, next to the bathroom is the girl room, in response to the needs of girls, we are good at the spatial division of the way for her to make a dressing room and a bookcase, fully her want.
In the overall design up and down a little effort, in response to the terrain and interior space design, we in front of the building body opened a lot of windows, made some three-dimensional modeling, in addition to the building to increase expression, the most important thing is to strengthen ventilation and lighting, In the case without air-condition, the actual test to open the front and rear windows, indoor feel cool, comfortable and pleasant, it made a mark for the energy-saving building.