Friday, November 2, 2007

Quick-build disaster housing


It's not exciting to look at, but it is easy to build; the Veerhuis concept, above, is an emergency shelter made from styrofoam, wood and plaster. Two untrained people can put up a 50-meter house like the one shown above in two days, says the Holland Modern Housing Company, which will be bringing kits for 5,000 of the houses to Afghanistan.

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