Pop-Up House by Multipod Studio | Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

Multipod Studio have designed the Pop-Up House, a housing concept that is low cost, uses recyclable materials and can be built in four days.The structure, compiled of insulating blocks and wooden panels, delivers affordable thermal insulation. Heating represents close to 28% of global energy consumption and is also one of the main household costs. Determined to develop solutions, Multipod Studio have patented a unique approach to passive construction that delivers outstanding thermal insulation at an affordable cost.No special tools required, the house is assembled using lightweight and recyclable materials for quick installation.The materials used are inexpensive and the thermal envelope means no additional heating is necessary. The Pop-Up House is an innovative concept that aims to challenge passive house construction.

Via Lauren Moss