The land house cool in summer, warm in winter home architecture to create unique Ha Nhi ethnic people in Y Ty, Lao Cai.
After each season, the Ha Nhi people have the habit of embarking on remodeling or new houses replacing old house degraded. When selected soil samples, the Ha Nhi people embarking on the stage walls, red soil is put into molds, used baseball compaction, grade it to the other layer, creating a solid wall.
Often these homes are from the land with a wall thickness of 40-50 cm, a height of 4 to 5 meters, the average area of the heart is about 60-80 square meters.
After the wall was going to finish the stage assembled wooden beams and rafters for roofing. Previously, the Ha Nhi win up to forested areas for grass roof, so every time family has a new home, the neighbors will contribute to the forest together grass.
Grass again take on the braided layers, covered consecutively, layer it against the other to create the roof layer thickness of 50 cm. So home cool in summer and warm in winter.
The roof in Y Ty. Houses yellow ground color of straw as straw summer day, nice and square as fairy is still up in the mountains.
Ha Nhi women inside the folds.
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