Designer Debbie Palao doesn’t need artificial air-conditioning because her home is passively-cooled all year long because of the cross ventilation in her house. Here, architect Vincent Martin Pinpin shares with us how to passively cool our spaces.
“Passive cooling, simply put, is the cooling of a space without the use of any mechanical or energy-consuming means,” says Vincent. “It leaves no carbon footprint, is cost-effective, natural, and thus, healthier.
If you are still in the building stage, you can ask your architect to orient your home to harness