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Weekend Cabin | The Hemloft

The Hemloft is a self-funded secret creation by Joel Allen, a Canadian software developer-turned-carpenter. The beautiful egg-shaped house is a tree-house retreat in Whistler, Canada. It hangs on a precipitous slope, in a towering stand of Hemlocks, about a five minute walk from the nearest road. Joe also created a website for "The Hemloft" you can read his interesting story, from becoming a carpenter, to finding the perfect spot and tree, and funding the project. source



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CUBE FIRE PIT

The Cube Fire Pit by Hofats, is a great solution for entertaining in your backyard, a sleek stainless steel fire basket that not only looks good, it is said to be extremely safe, thanks to a special design that keeps the firebowl always in balance by means of gravity. If you want to extinguish the fire, simply flip it around and the fire goes out. The Cube also has a matching cooking grate, and a beautiful Oak board for when not in use, allowing it to double as a st...
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A45 TINY HOUSE

Danish firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has created a very appealing prefabricated tiny house inspired by classic A-frame cabins but with a modern twist. The A45 House has only 180 square feet but offers a maximum ceiling height of 13 ft, it is customizable inside and out, and includes a wood-burning fireplace, a kitchenette, a dining area, a cedar sauna-styled bathroom, a downstairs bed and another loft bedroom reached by ladder. The tiny dwelling is assembled in mod...
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ALPEN BIKE CAPSULE

Give your prized bicycle the safe haven it deserves with the Alpen Bike Capsule, designed to keep your ride enclosed and secure while stored outdoors. The unique storage pod is a secure, waterproof custom home for your bike, keeping it away from harsh weather, vandalism, and parts-thieves. According to Alpen, almost any style of bike can be housed inside the capsule, along all your cycling accessories. The container bolts securely to the ground and features an integ...
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