Traditional tunisian house

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One Traditional Tunisian House located in the middle of the old Medina with a large central courtyard consists of a master bedroom plus 4 bedrooms; kitchen living room; dining room; living room and a garage all opening onto the patio plant. The interest of underground dwellings around a courtyard result of Because of the arid climate: in addition to the presence of inertia ground heat; lower façades exposed to the sun is pushed to the maximum since the patio increases the shadow. This allows; also; make the most of terrestrial radiation (which cools the walls of the patio). The fresh air the bottom of the patio substantially reduces the air temperature ambient.