Stand-alone home without payment of utilities
Today, the problem of housing is one of the global problems of mankind. Some people think a high rent for the apartment, someone utilities - a burden, but someone did and nowhere to live. And while many people dream to live away from the cities. In fact, self-contained self-supporting individual housing already exist, and their owners do not have to think about the rent, nor about the communal.
The idea of life in any place where he wants to become real through Nice Architects Slovak company. Slovaks managed to create Ecocapsule - small portable house, which is powered exclusively by solar energy and wind. This eco-housing even has the ability to collect rainwater, so it will be possible to take a shower and do not worry about the source of clean drinking water.
Naturally, such a house can not be called luxury apartments, but it is much better for the environment, and for the owner of the purse than the usual house.
2. Moon Dragon
It turns out that the tiny house may be beautiful. Abel Zimmerman created Zyl Moon Dragon - a magnificent house on wheels, which looks as if it was brought straight from Middle Earth. It is noteworthy that such a house size of 7, 2 x 3, 4 x 75 meters can safely tow the truck in one tonne load capacity. Moon Dragon is also completely self-sufficient and allows you to live in the country outside the traditional communications. Inside the tiny home it looks surprisingly spacious, thanks to the high vaulted ceilings. The ground floor area of 20 sq. m. There is a small wood-burning stove and a kitchen with a stove, energy efficient refrigerator and washing machine. Beyond the kitchen is a bathroom with shower, sink and composting toilets. On the second floor area of 11 sq. m. a semi-bed.
If you get away from the busy paths deep into Central Park in New York, you can can find a family that decided to live high in the trees of the park in the hammocks. Locals joke that day, they live as "normal people", and at night "sleep like a monkey."
Tentsile - a wonderful little house hammock which boasts a water-resistance, protection against insects and resistance to UV radiation. And it's very easy to install - you just need to stretch the hammock between the three trees.
Today, your house can be installed anywhere in the world, and it will not be a tent and a house with amenities. Coodo - environmentally friendly mobile home, which was created in Germany. It can be installed virtually anywhere - from the roof of an ordinary house in the city to a secluded beach somewhere on the island. At the same time, it is very easy to carry, t. E. The same landscape you get bored. Triple-glazed windows and a high-tech insulation will make sure that the house was always not hot and not cold. In Coodo always be clean air thanks to the integrated microfiltration systems and control humidity. And in the fresh air you can always relax on the shaded terrace, which by default is built into the house. Almost all electrical devices are connected to, you can manage your wireless intelligent systems and their remotely using a smartphone.
5. Hawk House
Hawk House - a tiny hut with a green roof, which can be found high in the mountains of central California. Designer Alex Wyndham fully developed and built this house a 2 x 2, 75 meters from the tree. Its walls can swing open to the outside in good weather, significantly increasing the size of the house.
The building was designed to use only natural light, heating and cooling, while reducing the environmental impact to a minimum. Also a tiny house has a green roof covered with local wildflowers and grass.
6. Self-sufficient house
Living in a small house away from all does not necessarily mean that have to sacrifice comfort. Jeff Hobbs designed and built an incredible self-contained tiny house which offers all the amenities of a large private home without having to spend money on a mortgage (or rent) and utilities. It is equipped with solar panels, a 100 percent self-sufficient and is mounted on a trailer with wheels, t. E., These units can be easily transported from place to place. All the appliances in the house are powered by a 600-watt solar panel and water heating provides a solar collector. Dimensions houses 6, 7, 3 x 2 meters, and it is constructed from structural insulated panels (SIPS) thickness of 62 mm. When installing home its area is increased by the installation of a covered porch.
7. Casa Basica
This folding a tiny cube of golden fabric - probably the most portable individual housing on the market. It is made of a smart material that retains heat inside in cold weather and keeps cool in hot weather. Casa Basica, according to its creators, is much easier and "smarter" than the usual tent.
Not only is the material unusual property is ideal for all weather conditions, similar to the "cube" can be folded so that it literally fits in your pocket. Casa Basica same inflated using body temperature or by solar heat. More versatile and simple accommodation that fits in your pocket, it is difficult even to imagine. Naturally, the facilities at the same time none at all.