A different way to build a house #60 – Building custom houses from laser-cut plywood

This really is an innovative way to think about building a house. There are no studs nor any nails in the frame, and the entire structure is made from plywood or OSB. You tell a computer program about the shape of the house, and the program designs the structure. Then a laser cutter cuts the plywood pieces and a rubber mallet is all you need to assemble the house:

Digital Fabrication of Homes: An Innovative, Sustainable, Low-cost Approach to Building Homes of Architectural Distinction without Nails

See also: The Instant House: A production system for construction with digital fabrication

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