the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready
 

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

a 3D-printed prefab smart home with off-grid capability has started shipping, offering buyers the chance to live anywhere. the ‘haus’ model is a fully autonomous unit with the option to run entirely on solar power.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

images courtesy of haus.me

 

 

haus.me has been experimenting with fully autonomous, off-grid mobile homes since it’s founding in 2016. it has developed a patented composite polymer insulation that can be 3D-printed into a construction material for building walls. combined with the company’s six-panelled windows, the prefabricated units have the potential to save buyers thousands of dollars in annual energy costs.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

 

 

the house doesn’t require an electric grid, propane, natural gas, firewood or any other fuel. it instead uses solar energy for heating, cooling and electricity, working in both hot and cold climates.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

a rendering of the mOne interior layout

 

 

each model is outfitted with remote-controlled smart systems, high-tech appliances, and built-in furniture. there is also an air-to-water generator is hooked up to a purification system, as well as a bioactive sewage system for treating black water.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

a rendering of the mTwo layout

 

 

the design is available in three models — the 400-square-foot single-story home dubbed the mOne that starts at $199,999; the mTwo, an 800-square-foot house with two bedrooms that starts at $379,999; and the mFour, a 1,600-square-foot model spanning two floors with three bedrooms and two baths that starts at $1 million. customers can personalize the grid-connected base model to include off-grid technologies.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

 

 

according to haus.me, construction permits and foundations are not needed for the smaller mone and mTwo units. the first haus.me unit, an autonomous mOne model, was delivered last month to a beta customer in ukraine.

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

the 3D-printed 'haus' smart home is earthquake proof and move-in ready

 

 

project info

 

company: haus.me

models: mOne, mTwo, mFour

price: starting from $199,999

  • Don’t care for the hidden kitchen in this layout, going to get stuck behind the sliding door getting to fridge. Overall feel like there is a bit too much emphasis on being able to hide everything, the minimalism took over good sense in some areas it seems.

    Jesse
  • don’t get me wrong: it’s a nice exploration for a fully ‘off-the-gird” home, and these technologies could help build more energy efficient dwellings….but which issue are we tackling here exactly? The urgent need of millionaires to live into the wild?!

    Giuseppe

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