22 Mar '16, 5pm

The elegant MIMA Light prefab home ‘floats’ on thin air: Read the rest of The elegant MIMA Light prefab home ‘...

The elegant MIMA Light prefab home ‘floats’ on thin air: Read the rest of The elegant MIMA Light prefab home ‘...

The cozy interior is lined with pinewood and filled with natural light that pours in from laminated glass walls that bookend the building. The insulated walls, ceiling, and floor are made from sandwich panels comprising oriented strand board , a vapor barrier, mineral wool, and cross-laminated timber . The MIMA Light can be purchased as an open space or as a fully equipped house with solar power capabilities. The prefabricated home is currently available for distribution in all European Union countries.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/this-elegant-mima-light-prefab-home-...

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