Gallery: LichtAktiv Haus is the Energy Efficient Home of the Future

The LichtAktiv Haus looks nothing of its traditional former self. VELUX opened up the boxy design, created larger rooms, outdoor areas, and an extended living area. Each room has been fit with large windows on the walls and roof, flooding each interior with
 
The LichtAktiv Haus looks nothing of its traditional former self. VELUX opened up the boxy design, created larger rooms, outdoor areas, and an extended living area. Each room has been fit with large windows on the walls and roof, flooding each interior with natural light.

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  1. Buildingwell September 19, 2011 at 1:05 pm

    This is a great example of the potential to make even the most traditional of homes energy and water efficient. The shell of a building is generally seen as a constraining factor for retrofit projects. The LichtAktiv Haus shows that in fact they can become advantages. The new, large windows open up the house to the outdoors and build off of natural elements of light and heat.

  2. wwj5510 September 19, 2011 at 4:06 am

    an energy-efficient masterpiece ,it’s future trends .
    like this house,you can go to http://www.containerhousechina.com.it's also cool

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