As you know, day lighting has multiple benefits that make our homes more comfortable, eco-friendly and awesome to live in. And a daylight home is a specially designed home which is the ultimate combination of all direct and indirect sources of sunlight during the daytime. Hence the popularity of modern daylight home designs is increasing in India.
Are you considering modern Home Designs for your dream home? Then this article is for you.
Why Choose Daylight Home Designs?
Modern daylight home designs have a high involvement of large windows and skylights. The light thus entering the house brings in with it other positive aspects for a healthier environment.
Find out the health benefits of natural sunlight:
- Sunlight has acknowledged healing powers.
- It increases vitamin B and vitamin D in human body.
- The ultraviolet rays coming from sun have natural antiseptic properties.
- helps stimulation of appetite, improves digestion and blood circulation.
- Boosts the immune system.
- It helps in keeping balance of body hormones.
- Boosts energy.
We spend 90% of our time indoors. So if the natural light is missing in your home, you won’t be able to enjoy the above mentioned benefits. Apart from the health benefits, incorporation of natural light is also financially beneficial. It helps you save money in numerous ways.
The best way to use natural light is to install skylights and large windows. Though making use of windows is very common when it comes to house design, involving larger windows might make the difference. Plus most Indian home buyers never realise the importance of skylights.
Advantages Of Skylights.
A skylight may seem like a sustainability no-brainier. But the US Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that skylights can contribute to heat gain and loss by 40 percent more than other windows.
The use of skylights reduces the earth’s emission and the need for artificial lighting solutions. The solar energy is renewable source of energy, which means it is an unlimited resource.
Skylights can be integrated with electric venting equipment which will allow you to open and close the skylight vents whenever you want to. Such vents create a passive air conditioning system which helps reducing the heat of house without using any power.
Better Privacy Options-
Nowadays, the homes are been constructed closer to one another. Even you have large windows, keeping them uncovered can affect your privacy. Hence many home buyers experience lack of natural light in their house. While so, skylight can be a perfect solution to deal with this issue. According to a recent study, 65% of new home buyers ask for skylight in their bathroom.
Keeping the importance of natural light in mind, Ashwin Architects have designed The Daylight House Project. This house fulfils the desires for a natural lighting that every home buyer requests. Do Check out the gallery.