Collection by Zachary Edelson

Cool Design Beats Hot Weather Any Day


With the harsh sun beating overhead, these designs deflect, diffuse, and absorb energy so you stay comfy—and don't stick to your leather couch.

A small airspace separates the building's aluminum skin from the wall underneath.
One of the biggest challenges of the project was keeping the open courtyard cool enough for the residents to enjoy it....
This home keeps cool underneath a steel shading structure and a concrete foundation.
A lap pool runs alongside the west facade of a hybrid prefab home in Palm Springs by Sander Architects.
The house is surrounded by buildings on all sides except its south facade, which faces the street.

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