Abstract—The aim of this study is introduction about Hue traditional garden house (HTGH), which is a product of past life style, and analysis about the climate adaptive elements of it to indicate the advantages and disadvantages of traditional construction methods. The object research is Kim Long village where concentrate many HTGH. This study bases on over forty drawings of HTGH in Kim Long area, field survey, oral history, and literature. From the result of this research, it proves the existence of HTGH until now is an evidence about benefits of using the natural energy, local climate. Therefore, studying the way to build the traditional housing is one of the significant methods need to be studying and maintain in the modern construction.
Index Terms—Hue traditional garden house, climate adaption, contemporary house.
The authors are with the Department of Construction Civil Engineering and Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Polytechnic University of Marche, via Brecce Bianche 1, 60131 Ancona, Italy (e-mail: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cite: A. Le Ngoc Van Anh and B. Fausto Pugnaloni, "A Study of Climate Adaptation of Hue Traditional Garden House in Vietnam and the Application in Contemporary House," International Journal of Engineering and Technology vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 5-9, 2013.