Posts Categorized: housing

3D printed house can be built in a day

A new 3D printing method is helping provide quality housing for the developing world.

Biological house is built from upcycled farming waste

A collaborative project supported by the Danish Ministry of the Environment uses agricultural waste as building materials in sustainable housing.

Stand-alone house fits into a parking space

A Finnish architecture firm has created a house that produces its own energy and fits into a small parking spot.

New shelters aid refugees with recycled plastics

A new shelter design built of recycled plastics may provide more humane living conditions for refugees.

Transparent house filters air and light

US-based SO-IL and MINI Living have collaborated on a house designed to purify the air and to bring the outside indoors.

AI calculates new cost of living before a big move

Estonian-based Teleport uses AI to rank cities against a user’s preferences to provide recommendations for a potential move, including day-to-day cost of living.

French retirees build ecological cooperative housing

A newly retired group of citizens in Lyon joined together to create the Chamarel retirement cooperative to provide sustainable, affordable living space.

Flat pack home for emergency shelter

Designed by Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis, this emergency shelter provides natural light and collects rainwater.