Minimalist and modern design of the Blue House was designed by Pieter Weijnen of Faro Architecten, and is located in Steiger, one of seven artificial island dredged from the lake in Amsterdam IJ IJburg. The blue color on the walls of this house reminds surrounding waters, and that is how to take his name. Blue house is designed with the use of sustainable energy in mind. Large facade facing south to make a lot of light and heat. The cooling system cooling tower inspired by the ancient Arabs. Air is pumped out of the house into an underground pipe from which air is cooled to be led back to the house. Recycled rainwater for toilets and washing machines. The building was built in wood and recycled materials. The bar in front of more old posts from IJ. Brass Plate on the living room suspended from the roof of the church.