29 Dec '14, 6pm

Simple and Minimalistic Prefab House from MUJI

Simple and Minimalistic Prefab House from MUJI

Simplifying and minimizing is the key to more sustainable living, and it’s always nice to see cool new housing developed with this in mind. The Japanese firm MUJI recently unveiled yet another new prefab design called the Vertical House, which is simple, affordable and environmentally-friendly, and has a very tiny footprint. The Vertical house measures only 37.7 feet (11.5 meters) by 19 feet (5.8 meters) and rises three stories. The plan of the house is exceedingly simple, with a utilities room and storage area on the ground floor, an open plan living area on the second floor and a sleeping area on the third. The home features very few interior walls, which makes this home appear much more spacious that its total area would suggest. The home is well insulated, which keeps the temperature in the house quite stable for the whole day and night. The overall design is also aime...

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