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Whether they are keeping the chef company, sharing a meal at the counter bar or just relaxing with a cup of coffee, people naturally gather in the kitchen. Yet, strangely, this room is often the last space we consider when it comes to home decor.
This sustainable house prototype was designed by Trevor Scott, architect, for his GreenEarth Shelter architectural practice.
Could the e-commerce giant help turn small-home living from a niche fad into a national housing solution?
Interest is surging in tiny homes – livable dwelling units that typically measure under 400 square feet. Much of this interest is driven by media coverage that claims that living in tiny homes is good for the planet.
Platt Boyd was an Auburn-educated architect who had been working in the field for 15 years. Throughout his career, he was consistently frustrated by design constraints caused by the limitations of traditional building materials and techniques.
The settlements are expected to power themselves and produce their own food.
In the near future, citizens around the world will have the opportunity to live in economical, sustainable, and secure housing made entirely from hemp, a variety of the cannabis plant. Not only can the prefabricated abodes be constructed in a fraction of the time modern-day homes require, but they are also said to be more durable and affordable, as well as earthquake-resistant.
These tiny houses prove size isn't everything.