Recommissioned Silos - Life In A Roundhouse


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Round houses have been a successful design option for thousands of years. Wind passes around the building and finds no resistance. Round buildings achieve much higher wind ratings than traditional straight edged buildings. Round houses also have less surface area on the exterior making for a home that is easier to heat and cool.  Enjoy 5 pages of fabulously designed roud silo homes!

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Monte-Silo House in Woodland, Utah.
Two linked corrugated metal grain silos
by Gigaplex Architects.
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The south facing side of above silo house.
Monte-Silo House in Woodland, Utah
by Gigaplex Architects.

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Bed cubbies in
Monte-Silo House in Woodland, Utah
by Gigaplex Architects.

 

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Bed cubbies in
Monte-Silo House in Woodland, Utah
by Gigaplex Architects. 

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Curved kitchen in 
Monte-Silo House in Woodland, Utah
by Gigaplex Architects.

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