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  • April 26, 2016
    This is a local news report about Paul Phillips, a Skiatook, Oklahoma man who build his dream home over a pond so he could fish through a hole in the living room floor on bad weather days. He's only lived in the house for a few months but already put it up for sale because he ... / Continue →
  • March 23, 2016
    This is the 'Tree In The House' conceptual home rendered by the folks at A. Masow Architects. It consists of a four-story cylindrical glass house built around a tree. No word what happens when the tree outgrows the home, but my guess is some expensive roof repairs. Or, if yo... / Continue →
  • January 14, 2016
    This is a video about 38-year old Angelo Mastropietro and the 700-year old cave house he renovated into his dream home. Angelo spent $230,000 and over 1,000 hours hand-excavating (despite suffering from multiple sclerosis) some 70 to 80 tons of rock from the existing cave hous... / Continue →
  • December 7, 2015
    Green Magic Homes is a company that manufactures per-fabricated shells that can be used to build Hobbit-hole style homes. The shells can be assembled by as few as three people in in three days, making them the perfect choice for a person who needs a new home RIGHT NOW. Plus t... / Continue →
  • August 25, 2015
    Jk jk, it already has rooms -- it's a house! This is the 'domestikator', an art project home built in Germany by creative firm Atelier Van Lieshout that was designed to look like two people (they actually look like two Cyclopes to me) going at it doggystyle. It is quite possi... / Continue →
  • July 29, 2015
    This is a house in Vietnam designed by architecture firm 07Beach with a separate set of stairs made especially for small dogs so they don't have to tackle the regular sized stairs. Some people really care about their pets. Other people walk their dogs and pretend to be textin... / Continue →
  • July 24, 2015
    These are some shots of the two-story villa that Chinese company ZhuoDa assembled in less than three hours using six previously 3-D printed modules. The company says it takes about 9 days to produce the modules. That is pretty impressive. Even more impressive considering the... / Continue →
  • January 27, 2015
    Note: Post originally appeared February 18, 2014 but, SURPRISE, the internet is full of recyclables today and I'm the recycling man. No, no I'm not, but I will look through your garbage for anything that will help me steal your identity. These are shots of the Goleta, Calif... / Continue →
  • December 8, 2014
    This is a video of a mini roller coaster that was built in and around a house to generate some publicity for the property as well give potential buyers the opportunity to view the home (albeit very quickly). I would buy that house. I would buy it, and insist they leave the co... / Continue →
  • September 25, 2014
    This is the Star Wars inspired home built by architecture firm Moon Hoon in South Korea. The 131 sq m (1,410 sq ft) house was built for around 200 million KRW (~$192,000) and is supposed to look like...I dunno, an AT-AT f***ed a Jawa Sandcrawler and laid an egg? Completed in ... / Continue →
  • June 11, 2014
    Whoa bro, watch your step! This is electrical engineer Bruce Campbell's (HAIL TO THE KING, BABY) home. It's a retired Boeing 727-200 he parked on his wooded lot in Oregon. No word if he wears a oxygen mask during intercourse, but it would be a shame if he didn't try it at le... / Continue →
  • April 4, 2014
    Way to not help, dog. They're not actually Amish by the way, they're Mennonites. They're similar but distinct religious groups. I just used Amish in the title because if I'd said Mennonites at least a half dozen of you would be scratching your heads wondering how a bunch of ... / Continue →
  • March 12, 2014
    This is In Orbit, a hamster wheel 'house' with two sets of furniture (one for inside the wheel, one for out) that can be rotated by its two occupants walking simultaneously in opposite direction to access the various pieces of furniture. The wheel is aligned so both use identi... / Continue →
  • February 11, 2014
    This is the £3,250,000 (~$5.35-million) Victorian mansion for sale in London. It has 7,000 square feet, 11 bedrooms, a ton of shitters, and a spaceship playhouse in the attic. Obviously, the kids that grew up there were spoiled rotten. Although those mission control computer... / Continue →
  • January 27, 2014
    This is a time-lapse of Youtuber and LEGO fanatic Mike (aka BricksNerd) building the new 2,532 piece LEGO Simpsons house set. I don't really have much else to say except 1. I wonder if it qualifies for the BJ contest and 2. I just watched the whole thing and now I don't feel l... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2014
    This is a shot of the Simpsons house LEGO set (due out later this year) leaked by Eurobricks forum member Carlos S. The set contains 2,523 pieces, six minifigs, and the house hinges open dollhouse style to reveal furnished rooms. That's pretty much all the info I've got. Th... / Continue →
  • August 8, 2013
    This is a real life reproduction (complete with furnished interior!) of Satsuki and Mei's house from 'My Neighbor Totoro'. Apparently it was built back in 2005 For the World's Fair near Nagoya, Japan and was designed by Hayao Miyazaki's son Gorō. Dammit, why didn't anybody te... / Continue →
  • August 6, 2013
    You see this house? British couple Charlie Hague and Megan Williams built it with their own four hands. And now it's set to be demolished because they didn't bother getting any permits for the thing. Also, because the building "harms the character and appearance of the count... / Continue →
  • April 3, 2013
    This is the OLS House designed by architectural studio J. Mayer H. and built near Stuttgart, Germany. It's supposed to like a dinosaur head. I would live there, and I would insist on not having a numbered street address. Because if "the house that looks like a dinosaur head"... / Continue →
  • November 8, 2012
    This is a video of Jeremy 'Balloon Man' Telford recreating a corner of Bilbo Baggins' hobbit hole Bag End out of 2,600 balloons over the span of three days. He does a good job. Sure if I had been involved it would have been way more detailed, but I wasn't invited to particip... / Continue →