07 Aug '16, 10pm

Grow a Treehouse with Terreform

grouse house concept... hope the trees are okay with getting kinky Would work really well with a septic tank too because than all your poos and wees would fertilise your house. the trouble is these kinds of structures have a knack for growing and changing and losing limbs and so forth... so don't expect it to be static. If you don't mind the occasional shower of clay and straw than ees no problemo... but otherwise could be worth heading more in the traditional japanese direction with walls... expect them to be temporary, make them low resource. The concept has merrit but unfortunately again just looks like architects playing with bourgeiose ideas to gain credibility. Is their money really going to be made on designing stuff like this, or does it just get them industry cred so they can build more unsustainable condoms? I respect environmentaly friendly design, but we do nee...

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