DIY-able Modular Cardboard Puzzle Wall

by DIY Maven

DIY-able Modular Cardboard Puzzle Wall

The Nomad is billed as a ‘modular architectural system that can be assembled into free-standing, sculptural screens, temporary partitions, rooms or even displays without hardware, tools or damage to existing structures.’ The puzzle pieces are made of recycled, double-walled cardboard, and at 56 bucks for a 24 module pack, they’re not crazy expensive, but with a bunch of cardboard, a utility knife, a few cans of spray paint and a lot of patience...

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This Old Box

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This Old Box

Back in 2004, the forecourt of the Sydney Opera House was the home to homes of the future. The expedition was in response to 2004 being the "Year of the Built Environment." Offerings included, among others, an a-frame cardboard house made of 85% recycled materials and was 100% recyclable.

Why a cardboard house? Besides it’s low-environmental impact, its architects see the home as an affordable and mobile alternative to current temporary housing...

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