Gallery: VIlla 4.0: Hexagonal Dutch Home Gets a Green Facelift

Fresh off their round-the-world sailing trip, a Dutch family comissioned Dick van Gameren Architecten to give their new bungalow outside of Hilversum a super sustainable upgrade. Although not as efficient as their sailboat, the fourth upgrade to this 1960s hexagonal building in the Netherlands (hence its name Villa 4.0) does ensure that the building's heating, cooling, and lighting will be achieved with the lowest possible energy consumption while also re-establishing its intimacy with the surrounding green plot. More details about the numerous adaptations applied to this naturally illuminated family home after the jump.

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