Styrofoam Homes could be the future!

Styrofoam Homes could be the future!

It looks like styrofoam could be used for making future homes as they provide a flexible enough structure to hold up against earthquakes while being strong enough to encase a dome.

Heck, I would want one too so long as peeping Tom’s don’t live in my neighborhood.

Made with 7-inch-thick 100% expanded polystyrene foam modules, the company says that they don’t have the maintenance problems of wood or metal structures, and they are “highly resistant” to earthquakes, fires, and typhoons. Still, the 480 domes at Aso Farm Land resort village in Kyushu look like a suburban community on Mos Eisley’s outskirts or a world from Myst.

via gizmodo, pinktentacle

One Response to Styrofoam Homes could be the future!

  1. Nicole Price says:

    With costs forever moving north, these should be welcome for low income families!

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