10 ideal cottages with less than 40 square meters
Today, people are more likely to prefer a small home, especially when they consider to make improvements on their own. Often, this are reasons of cost savings, space resources. And it is important to think about and organize storage space for a comfortable stay in a small house. This review presents functional homes with a perfect layout area, not exceeding 40 square meters.
1. The Edge: a house on a rocky beach
2. Residence of an abandoned vagoon
3. Port-a-Bach: container house
A few simple manipulations and this container turns into a compact and cozy cottage. Port-a-Bach is designed for a family of 4 persons. Side wall opening is transformed into a bunk bed. Other beds are “hidden” in the furniture wall. In addition, the house has a kitchen and a bathroom.
4. ProtoHaus: motorhome
5. Seelenkiste: housing for meditation
The project called “Seelenkiste” is a thesis project made by architects Matthias Prüger and Manuel Rauwolf. This minimalist house is designed for a single occupant, a fugitive from the city or better said, for meditation. Between the tiers are “hidden” bed.
6. 12.20: house for bachelor
7. Hivehaus: house with sliding modules
When designing this house, the architect was inspired by bee honeycombs. Hivehaus is a sliding modular system consisting of 3 hexagons. If desired, the owners are free to change the layout of the house, with an area of 30.7 square meters in all. m. Panels are easily moved by a special outdoor recess.
8. House Boise. Tiny House area of 18 square meters
9. Eco Perch: Great country house
This house of environmentally friendly wood Eco Perch can be build in just 5-7 days. Its area is about 40 square meters. Inside there is everything you need. Specialists claim that the life of this property will be at least 15 years.