Message - Stripping homes

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Posted by  Justin Hui on January 17, 2004 at 11:22:28:

More and more houses are becoming more bare, or, becoming more transparent. From my perspective, it seems like most of the facades today in residential homes are (or becoming)mainly glass dominated. Most commercial buildings are transparent in the inside. Of course there are many advantages to it, because it provides natural lighting and gives a nice look to the structure.
But, to my curiosity,
Will this effect, of replacing windows all around the house rather than a non transparent wall make the people who live in the house feel like it is not their home? Walls give the person who lives in the home a sense of security and protection. Will the glass dominated structure perceive to the senses of the person to feel like it is not their home? Humanity needs a place of shelter and where they call home. So will this effect of replacing transparent homes from non transparent home make this structure "un-homely"?

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