Glass house and complete fusion with nature
Glass is one of the most unique materials ever created by man. The widest application it has received in the interior of houses, and, not only for window glazing.
Until recently we were sure that a country housemust be made necessarily of wood. Such a building meets all the requirements of comfort and is perfect for our climate. The only drawback of the wooden house is the lack of light. Even if large windows are installed, it is still dark in the rooms. So do not be surprised that the architects and designers offer to settle in a house made of glass.
A glass house, a fabulous air castle,thanks to modern building technologies, has become quite a real thing. This is not just a building where there are large windows or glass facades. Already there are houses where almost everything is made of this brittle-looking material: walls, roofs, floors, doors, partitions and even stairs.
In such houses an unusual atmosphere is createdlightness and lightness. The border between the inner space and the surrounding nature is erased. Glass facades of houses allow you to admire the greenery of the garden, glass roofs - the beauty and mystery of the night sky. Large panoramic windows in the form of a sliding wall can function as windows, and a bearing wall, and doors to a balcony or garden.
These amazing houses can be erected ascompletely made of glass, and have only a partial glazing. The glass house is not an ordinary "box" usual to the eye, but an amazing design that spreads space and creates the illusion that you are constantly living in nature, and the surrounding space literally breathes fresh air and bathes in the sun's rays.
Psychologists say that in such a rooma person can relax and fully rest. However, this is real only on the condition that there is no feeling of constant peeping and control. If the surrounding landscapes are boring, or you want to live, albeit in a temporary, but complete detachment from the world, you can simply pull back the curtains that are provided for in this design. And then from transparent such a room will turn into a traditional one.
Despite the seeming fragility, the glass house -very sturdy construction. When it is created, glass of increased strength is used, which meets all the requirements of safety and reliability. It is made according to modern technology, has a special composition and passed a special treatment. For example, laminated glass consists of several layers of different thickness, and tempered glass is 10 times stronger than normal. The glass can be completely transparent, and matte, partially decorated with stained-glass patterns or have the effect of easy spraying.
When building a house using compositematerials, transparent slate, plexiglass, glass covered with a special film, or glass from polymers. Glass doors for the house will reliably protect it from the intrusion of unwanted guests. In order that in case of breaking, the fragments do not crumble, a special metal mesh is used. The reliability of the structure depends on the profile systems made of wood, plastic, aluminum or steel. The house establishes all the necessary communication systems that allow you to live in the modern conditions of civilization, and not in the "Stone Age".
A glass house is usually built by creative people,adoring nature. But they are suitable for the life of fans of shocking, bringing into their lives some extreme, shocking public "note". Visiting such a unique home will indeed cause a storm of emotions, because the house of glass will not leave anyone indifferent. Moreover, modern design solutions will allow to create such designs not only in the traditional high-tech style for glass, but also in the style of baroque, modern, rococo. Such a house, lit from the inside, seems like a real palace from a fairy tale and looks simply luxurious.