Nestron, a design studio based mostly out of Singapore and China, has unveiled what they’re terming an ‘earthquake-resistance’ tiny home.
The prefabricated home measures solely 14.5 sq. meter (156 sq ft), and has been dubbed ‘Dice One’. The studio says the home is delivered in ‘ready-to-live components’, requiring little or no enter from the client.
Dice One comes as a single piece of galvanized metal pod, with satisfactory insulation to make it appropriate for various climates. Aside from earthquakes, Nestron claims the pod additionally meets fireproof requirements, and can also be termite-resistant.
They add that it’s constructed utilizing strategies that require 99% much less water than conventional constructing methods, and is constructed utilizing 90% recycled materials.
“From single youths to massive households, there’s a fixed excessive demand for small-sized, low-cost, versatile and easy homes,” says Nestron. “That is the place the thought for C1 got here to be. Easy strains and fashionable design make the Dice sequence appropriate for large-scale use in fashionable city environments. With interiors, exteriors and colours that may be customized, the Dice sequence is dynamic and distinctive – identical to a Rubik’s Dice,” the corporate mentioned in a press release.
Dice One measures solely 156 sq ft and weighs 7,000 kg.
The bottom mannequin begins at US$30,000, however patrons can improve it to incorporate photo voltaic panels, composting bathroom and even heated flooring.
However even at base pricing, you get fairly some smart-home options, together with voice-controlled LEDs, heating and leisure system.
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