31 Aug '15, 7am

Harwyn Pods are Tiny Prefab Workspaces That Can be Assembled in Hours

All that’s needed to erect the prefab cube is a space of two and a half meters by two meters. Harwyn pods were designed to exceed the rating of most domestic and commercial developments in terms of energy efficiency , but the official energy rating for the pods depend on the particulars of the site and chosen optional extras. Constructed with dual barriers against the Australian sun, the pods have an external skin that acts as an initial barrier against solar radiation, while a series of fully insulated structural panels provide a second layer.

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