Krista Miranda

By Krista Miranda

LifeBuzz Staff

Could You Live In This Transparent Home?

You may be wondering how humans jump from "branch to branch" in this home.

Transitioning to different levels is simple. Each level can be reached by either stairs or steps. Some of them are even movable. The different spaces can be used for many things.

You may be wondering how humans jump from "branch to branch" in this home.

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The layout of the floor spaces can be used for whatever the residents need.

The platforms can be used for working, seating for guests, or even sleeping. Talk about functional! You're probably wondering where the utilities are hidden. Well, keep reading to find out.

The layout of the floor spaces can be used for whatever the residents need.

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The designers definitely had some ingenious ideas when it came to adding the utilities.

Some of the floors in the house have in-floor heating, which is extremely convenient during the cold winter nights. That would certainly feel nice when walking around first thing in the morning.

Now, you're probably wondering where are the HVAC and plumbing located.

The designers definitely had some ingenious ideas when it came to adding the utilities.

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The north-facing wall of the house contains more than you would think.

This is where the plumbing and HVAC are located. There's also room for storage in this area. Some of the lateral bracing for the home is located here, too.

The north-facing wall of the house contains more than you would think.

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All throughout the house, lightweight concrete panels were placed.

The designers also included a full-length bookshelf to help provide some more lateral bracing. But the real question is how do you get privacy in such a transparent house?

All throughout the house, lightweight concrete panels were placed.

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