6.13 Long lasting thatch roof construction

6.13 Long lasting thatch roof construction

6.13.Hungary-2-detail-c Highlights Relevant to Sustainable Design: Natural material roofs have surprising durability after centuries of design refinements. Thatch roof drawings are on the right side of this sketch. The thatch roof construction techniques in Hungary...
6.17 Roof tile patters in Hungary

6.17 Roof tile patters in Hungary

6.17.Hungary-2-detail-g Highlights Relevant to Sustainable Design: We can learn about saving waste and energy on building envelopes from roof systems. Roof tile patterns range from single to double layers and from curved to straight cuts. All are terracotta red....
6.18-6.19 Farm to table pickle example

6.18-6.19 Farm to table pickle example

6.19.Hungary-3-detail-a Highlights Relevant to Sustainable Design: Country pickles may inspire rethinking modern food processes. In America, vegetables and other food often travel hundreds of miles from farm to table. The distance increases the fuel consumption, the...