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Solar-powered Bush House exemplifies chic eco-friendly living in the Australian outback

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Apr 11, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Apr 10, 2016

Built for minimal maintenance, the 168-square-meter Bush Home was constructed with prefab steel frames and clad in zincalume steel and large windows. The galvanized steel framing, which is also used in the interior, will develop a mottled patina over time. A large single-pitched roof with large overhanging eaves protects the home from unwanted solar heat gain. The home is arranged in a simple rectangular plan bisected by a thick rammed-earth wall that separates the interior into its two main...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 
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