12This is the team’s first venture into exploring the thermodynamic potentials of an attic space to become a core cooling feature in a home. A few extra study efforts are made to make the top floor area more comfortable, considering the impact of tropical climate in attic air temperatures. Vertical air movements facilitated by the stair,  plus the cross movements per floor, are expected to ensure that the house is a effectively ventilated and cooled.

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Posted by:Carl Saycon, MBA, Architect, Environmental Planner, Green Building Professional

Hi, I'm Carl, an architect, urban planner, and green building professional. After working in top development companies in the Philippines for more than 13 years, I founded FYI Design Studio in June 2015. Although we started on a shoestring budget, we were deeply imbedded in our commitment to provide design solutions that are contextual, appropriate, and environmentally responsible. The team has evolved since then through countless ideation sessions and project experiences, nothing short of revelatory and enlightening for everyone involved. Nonetheless our commitment remains. Come with me and join us in our journey. This is the story of a tiny little firm. For project inquiries, please email me carlsaycon@fyidesignstudio.com.

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