Designed in 2011 by IDIN Architects, this up to date two-storey residence is located in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
Description by IDIN Architects
The design idea of W-Home is derived from the requirement that the proprietor would really like the home that expresses his character by way of area and kind. Due to this fact, the design topic was learn how to interpret the proprietor’s way of life and keenness into structure. The idea initiated by the proprietor’s favourite exercise of touring and kayaking. There was one image of a ship crusing on the river that has impressed the designer. The river acts as a supporter for the boat. As a home, the operate areas of lounge, eating room, and repair are supporters for the personal areas of bedrooms. The bedrooms are just like the boat which the river is supporting beneath for crusing. The idea was developed into the constructing orientation by sustaining the fundamental components however fully reveal the story, features and context.
The constructing orientation was decided by wind and solar route wherein the home face in a North South course to get wind and for viewing, and let the aspect faces to the daylight from West. As well as, Kayak is a difficult and adventurous sport. The cantilever has designed on second ground to current difficult and adventuresome. The advantage of cantilever is for shading the void on floor flooring and to suggest that the kayak is floating. The highest of the home was designed to be a roof deck hidden above the South bed room, making a relaxation space in addition to for actions. Along with the glass window, wood shutter overlaying round the home helps to shade the sunshine and create some privateness when wanted.
The supplies and tone have been chosen by in regards to the context. The colour of pores and skin coat concrete ought to go together with the encircling. The bottom degree is black-gray to divide the boat from the river, the second flooring and the bottom. As well as, the location location is on the brown-red soil, the home is due to this fact needs to be restricted coloring into three main colours that are uncoated concrete gray, black-gray and brown-red which the tone is matching the soil on the placement.
In conclusion, W-Home is designed by contemplating the context in two dimensions of each the placement and the proprietor. They’re introduced into the method of considering and designing, occurs right into a kind that attentive to the placement in addition to the proprietor’s ardour.
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