26 Dec '14, 9pm

We've seen lots of incredible hand-crafted design, but how about an entire house?

What really grabs my attention is the perfect detail of every aspect of the house. I mean it is much easier to plan something big and spacious, but in such a small place, you have to bear in mind every little detail. Two things are still unclear to me: Do they live there for the whole year? Do they have any additional place where they keep their stuff? I definitely want to try to living off the grid but I´m not sure how to build a proper isolation. We used to have a wooden cottage that was not isolated well (I would say it was not isolated at all) and it was not possible to live there during the winter.

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