Fab Tree Hab low-impact house takes the term ‘treehouse’ literally

Posted on June 4, 2007 

Fab Tree Hab low-impact house takes the term ‘treehouse’ literally

Money doesn’t grow on trees, but this house does. It’s not really built, it’s grown over five years, with its supporting trees trained to grow in the right direction with scaffolding holding it in place. Its creators, architects Mitchell Joachim and Javier Arbona, teamed up with environmental engineer Lara Greden to figure out how to grow vines, roots and trees to create a framework for a house that’s perfectly normal inside.

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