Good Morning Texas featured David South and his Monolithic Dome Rental Units. These affordable rental units are being built all over the country to help meet the great need for affordable housing.” – Monolithic Domes on YouTube.
via: Monolithic Domes on YouTube. Learn more on the Monolithic Domes website. Below are some screenshots from the video above.
The entrance to the house is situated at the back of the trailer where you enter into a smaller family room with vaulted ceilings that is the perfect size for a small desk and a couch.” – Dan Louche at Tiny Home Builders
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DROP XL is off-site manufactured, and then road transported to their final location by truck. Made with wood, steel and glass, this microarchitecture is specifically designed as a removable modular unit to be installed with a minimum impact on the environment. The structure’s base is elevated from the ground, on adjustable steel legs, to minimize the contact with the soil and adapt to the irregular terrains.” – IN-TENTA
Learn more about cabin DROP XL.
I’ve been designing and building these small, decidedly simple campers for just under a year now. The most recent model, *The Terrapin* is my first trailer-mounted unit, and it’s really neat little camper.” – Casual Turtle Campers
See more of The Terrapin at Tiny House Swoon
The building represents an insulated, reinforced construction, covered with wood. Its details will be manufactured before, what will give opportunity to build it without heavy technics at any landscape condition. Skit is an energetically independent building, producing any needed energy on solar power, and accumulating rain water.” – Dachi Papuashvili
Read and see more of this Micro House – Skit 2014
Micro House is a 22 square meters [237 sq.ft.] house. The house is detachable and is, therefore, suited for different locations and climatic areas. It is easily disassembled and transported. It can be located in different areas, in urban city areas, in the mountains or beach.” – Behance
See more of this Micro House on Behance.
Nakagin Capsule Tower in Tokyo, Japan consisting of approximately 100 square feet units built in 1972. Photos by Noritaka Minami. More info on Wikipedia.” – Tiny House Swoon
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This story on Japanese Microhouses was a very popular this past week, I had several readers pass it along to me. Tiny houses are nothing new in Japan of course and it’s inspiring to see how their leading architectural designers transform tiny city lots with tiny homes that feel big inside.
Read and Listen to this story from NPR
Thanks again to Ryan, Dick, and Yvonne for tipping me off to this story.