Certain architecture can help cool down your house in Ho Chi Minh City's scorching weather without, or less, turning on power-consuming air-conditioners. Certain architecture can help cool down your house in Ho Chi Minh City's scorching weather without, or less, turning on … [Read more...] about How to cool down your house in scorching Saigon without aircon?
Roofing your house
At present, the three-layer super heatproof and soundproof TONMAT steel roof sheet manufactured by Vietrust Technological Investment and Development Joint Stock Company (Vietrust JSC) is popular in Vietnam. The VIB Forum had a talk with Mr. Tran Van Son, Chairman and CEO of … [Read more...] about TONMAT – High-grade Roof Sheet
DTiNews' readers have helped build a house for a 9-year-old girl living with her grandparents in Thanh Hoa Province. Nhi lives with grandparents Nguyen Thi Yen Nhi in Tan Tho Commune, Nong Cong District, has nerve problem that have seriously affected her throat, making her … [Read more...] about Readers build house for ill girl
A man from the Hong River Delta went to work among the Muong people as a teacher. He became interested in their traditional houses, which are built on stilts and on steep hillsides. He took it upon himself to learn a lot about the Muong ways of building houses. In doing so he has … [Read more...] about Teacher fascinated by stilt houses
by Vu Thanh Lich It was scorching hot in deep summer. The market day was dragging on, with just a few buyers. Yet Old Khoan, trying to refresh himself with a little bamboo fan, made up his mind to linger on after everyone else had left. Today's market had some newcomers. … [Read more...] about Missing Dong Communal House