Amazing grain silo home makes living simply look like living the high life.
Architect Christoph Kaiser turned a dismantled grain silo, purchased online from a Kansas farmer, into a cozy studio in Phoenix, Arizona. The 190-square-foot space is outfitted with a highly customized interior—only the Eames dining chairs were not made by Kaiser—that serves as a comfortable home for him and his wife.” – Dwell
Source: You Won’t Believe the Cozy Home Inside This Converted Grain Silo | Dwell
The Rock Cottage embedded in a sandstone cliff is located on five acres of woodlands and gardens in Wolverley, Worcestershire, England. It was built back in the 1770s and consists of three adjoining caves.” – Eric Token
via The Rock Cottage, Worcestershire, England – 15 Most Unusual Underground and Cave Houses.
We had two big trees growing too close to our home, so we had them cut down 5 years ago. What do you do with the stump? Make a Gnome home of course!” – Paul Elkins
via Gnome stump home – YouTube.
Compact dimensions allow the micro home to nest amidst small trees and shrubs and integrate into any landscape. The m-ch is delivered by trailer or light crane and may be arranged as a single unit raised above the ground on a light aluminium frame and placed in a garden for private use, as a ‘guest home’ or ‘teen home’ or in the countryside for weekend leisure activities.” – micro compact home
Learn more about the Micro Compact Home
In a small forest in France’s Dordogne, self-taught carpenter Menthé built his home with a living roof and mud walls… The result is a charming and very cozy home that fits perfectly into the woodland.” – Kirsten Dirksen
via Art of living in a Dordogne’s tiny mud home with living roof – YouTube.
For example, a single 20′ container can be designed as a single unit, or pod, to include a single bedroom and bathroom while another 20′ container can be designed as the public portion of the home. By putting these two containers together, you get a 1 bedroom, 1 bath home that can be built quickly and, depending on the quality of finishes, very afford-ably (think IKEA, Home Depot and Target).” – Bob Borson
Read more about Shipping Containers – a design primer at Life of an Architect.
In this nearly 30 minute video, we show you just about every nook and cranny that makes up hOMe. Grab a hot cup of your favorite tea, some snacks, snuggle up on your favorite lounging spot and enjoy the tour!” – Gabriella at TinyHouseBuild.com
Vote for hOMe at Sunset’s Small Space Big Dreams Home Awards