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Architects Suzan Wines and Azin Valy were trying to come up with the ideal building material for refugee housing in Kosovo. It should be recycled, recyclable, affordable, plentiful. They thought about bottles and tires. Then Wines tripped over a shipping pallet on the way home from work one night and something clicked. Using only shipping pallets, or skids, the I-Beam architects created a tiny, modular home design. They also created “IKEA-style assembly instructions” so anyone- even those without building experience- could build their own home, using only hand tools (hammer, nails, “a crowbar is helpful”). “We’ve also used zip ties [More]
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Small really can be beautiful. And stylish. And amazingly cost-effective. Mike and Allison are building a two bedroom timber frame bungalow – the first home they will have ever owned. This project was featured in the series My Flat-Pack Home: uktv.co.uk
This a computer animation showing the assembly of an am‑cor house Kit, from site excavation, to panel assembly, to finishing & landscaping. The featured Kit design is the “The New Providence 2008”. www.am-cor.com
ALVAH ROEBUCK OF SEARS , ROEBUCK & CO . HOUSE BUILT IN 1925 .THE COST OF THE KITS RANGED FROM 8-20 THOUSAND . THIS JUST SOLD FOR $337800.00 .IT WAS ONE OF 20 HOMES LAUDED AS MODERN HOMES WITH WINDOWS THAT ALLOWED FOR PASSAGE OF FREASH AIR ON A PAVED STREET 2 BLOCKS FROM A BATHING BEACH AND THE STREETCAR LINE .THIS IS A 3000FT HOME ALL MATERIALS WHERE SHIPPED BY TRAIN THEN ASSEMBLED WITH A 75 PAGE DIRECTION BOOK .YOUR ROVING CUB REPORTER , KRAZY45CAT LIVE IN GULFPORT FL
In 5 days, 24 students design, cut, and raise a 24’x24′ timber frame house using traditional hand tools and joinery. Shelter Institute offers this workshop 3 times each year in midcoast, Maine.
Building Affordable Homes for Hawaii’s People, hilo home builders A. Kaaihue & Friends
Ikea has a great display that shows how to kit out a 400 square foot home. This Shows how someone, or a couple, could live very well in a small space. This video shows a 40 square foot bathroom. It is a great 2nd bathroom idea.
Hub-e-Ali at Syed HassnainKazmi House – Part 02/03