Design and Architecture

 

Keep up to date with design and architecture news on Minds Eye Videos, including features on new designs, building fads and new projects.

 

Keep up to date with architecture and design news on Minds Eye Videos, including features on new designs, building features and new projects.

 

Spectacular 20ft Off-The-Grid Tiny Shipping...

Spectacular 20ft Off-The-Grid Tiny Shipping...

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This off-the-grid shipping container house is one that you have to see to believe! Converted from a 20ft (6 meter) shipping container, this tiny house has everything that you need and is an exceptional example of functional, space-saving design.\n\nRead more about this house & others: http://goo.gl/EbOSM3\n\nFollow us...

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Design and Why We...

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Design and Why We...

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We found that steel framing was most suitable for our Tiny House build. There are a lot of benefits to framing with steel, most important to the construction of a house on wheels of course is the fact it is very light weight. \n\nThe team at FRAMECAD have been brilliant and have helped us every step of the way with...

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Erecting the Frame

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Erecting the Frame

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It\'s time for the steel frame of our Tiny House to be erected and attached to the trailer! In this video, the amazing team at FRAMECAD show us just how efficient steel framing can be, as we watch the whole house frame go up in a matter of hours.\n\nTo learn more about FRAMECAD, visit them here:...

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Connections

Steel Framing With FRAMECAD: Connections

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Securing the Tiny House to the trailer is one of the most vital elements to get right. In this video we show how our tiny house is secured to the trailer and also take a look at the various screws and connections that FRAMECAD have used to make sure our Tiny House is ready for whatever the road and the elements will...

Moving Our Tiny House To The Build Site

Moving Our Tiny House To The Build Site

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It\'s time to move the Tiny House! The team at FRAMECAD have done an incredible job with steel framing the Tiny House. We have got the tick of approval from the engineer and that means it\'s time to hit the road and move the house to the build site to begin roofing and cladding. \n\nOur builder, Alan from Bio Build,...

Unbelievable House Truck Transforms Into Fantasy...

Unbelievable House Truck Transforms Into Fantasy...

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This is a house truck that you have to see to believe. Completely road legal, this off-the-grid house truck folds out and transforms into a fantasy castle. This is one Tiny House tour you don\'t want to miss!\n\nFor more information on this truck:...

Installing Purlins on the Tiny House

Installing Purlins on the Tiny House

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Purlins are horizontal support members that sit on top of the rafters. The roofing material is then fixed onto the purlins. In this video, Alan from Bio Build Ltd shows us the process behind fastening the purlins to the steel rafters of our Tiny House.\n\nTo find out more about the purlins and the materials we use,...

Installing Cavity Battens and Building Wrap

Installing Cavity Battens and Building Wrap

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In this episode, we take a look at how to install building wrap and cavity battens to the steel frame of our tiny house. \n\nThe building wrap we are using is Covertek 407 from Thermakraft (http://www.thermakraft.co.nz). \n\nThe screws used are 45mm, 10 gauge wingtek screws from Fortress Fasteners...

Installing  A Corrugate Roof (Part 1)

Installing A Corrugate Roof (Part 1)

14 hours ago
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It\'s time to start putting the roof on the Tiny House! In this video expert builder Alan Drayton from BioBuild Ltd shows us how to install a corrugate roof. The roofing material we are using is .55mm marine grade colour steel form Dimond Roofing.\n\nTo find out more about our roof, visit our website at...

Stunning DIY Cottage-Style Tiny House - Revisited

Stunning DIY Cottage-Style Tiny House - Revisited

14 hours ago
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It\'s been a year since we last caught up with Shaye and Tom in their tiny house and since that time a lot has changed! Their tiny abode has transformed into a wonderful home for their growing family, which now includes newborn daughter Hazel. \n\nIn this episode we tour their transformed home, and find out what it\'s...

15 Tallest Building in the World 2019 That Have...

15 Tallest Building in the World 2019 That Have...

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15 Tallest Building in the World 2019 That Have Completed Construction\n\nWhat are the tallest buildings in the world? Today we are going to find out.\nIn the race to reach the skies, these buildings are literally head and shoulders above the rest. The following 15 skyscrapers make the Eiffel Tower in France, the...

25 Best Roller Coasters in the World 2019

25 Best Roller Coasters in the World 2019

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25 Best Roller Coasters in the World Roller coasters are everywhere these days, from the local county fair to the largest of the theme parks. And almost everyone has been on one at some point. The evolution of the coaster over time is nothing short of amazing as each new one seems to offer something higher, faster,...

10 Wildly Unusual Treehouses & Tree Homes...

10 Wildly Unusual Treehouses & Tree Homes...

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Sloths, birds, Ewoks, Elves… they all live up in treehouses, so why don’t more of us? Some ancient tribes regarded living higher off...

12 Amazing Apartment Buildings Designs from...

12 Amazing Apartment Buildings Designs from...

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Do you live in a basic apartment but always wanted more? Looking for a new place to live but don't want to buy a house? Check out our list...

13 CRAZY BRIDGES - You Won't Believe Exist

13 CRAZY BRIDGES - You Won't Believe Exist

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There are some strange and crazy bridges out there I won't dare cross. Here is our list of 13 crazy bridges you won't believe exist....

10 EPIC MACHINES - World's Largest Vehicles

10 EPIC MACHINES - World's Largest Vehicles

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Have you ever seen the world's largest vehicles and machines? Here is our list of 10 Mind-blowing machines | world's largest vehicles....

10 Amazing THEME PARK RIDES From Around The World...

10 Amazing THEME PARK RIDES From Around The World...

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Have you ever been on a dark ride at a theme park before? If not you may really enjoy these amazing theme park rides. Here is our list of...

7 Fascinating Wheel Designs That Could Change How...

7 Fascinating Wheel Designs That Could Change How...

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7 Fascinating Wheel Designs That Could Change How We Travel Which of these 7 wheel designs do you think is the best? Are these the future...

10 Breathtaking Tree Houses You'll Want in...

10 Breathtaking Tree Houses You'll Want in...

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Have you ever wanted to build an amazing tree house? Check out our list of 10 breathtaking tree houses you'll want in your backyard....

15  Innovative Pools | Swimming Spots all over...

15 Innovative Pools | Swimming Spots all over...

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15 Innovative Pools | Swimming Spots all over the World Are you ready to beat the heat and go to the pool? Before you do that, check out...