Small houses are the new black right now, and this practical little living space couldn’t be more in vogue. The “Shed,” designed by Manchester-based FKDA Architects, provides all the necessary amenities for living in a compact unit.
Renzo Piano’s Latest: An Off-The-Grid, One-Person Mobile Home
Diogene is a wooden hut, designed for single-person occupancy. Eight by 10 feet, allowing just enough room for a bed, chair, and small table. It's both self-sustaining and mobile, with pv solar cells, rainwater tank, composting toilet and all-natural ventilation system keeps the house entirely off the grid. Named for the Ancient Greek philosopher Diogenes, who chose to live in a barrel.
Beautiful Cabins Around the World Built With an Eye on Budget and Environment
Prefab homes have been around for some time, but here are five of the most prefabulous designs on the scene right now. They come in all shapes and sizes and show just how sophisticated the prefab home has become.
A Hexagonal House on a Hillside in Czech Republic by ALT