"Designed by architecture firm Blue Forest, the Eco-Perch is a luxury tree house built from natural materials that can be constructed in 5 days with minimal impact to the environment. The small dwelling can accommodate four people and includes a combined kitchen, dining, living area and bedroom."
Leaving a shed unutilized in your backyard is a crime against the DIY community! Sure, they make a great storage vessel for rakes and gardening supplies, but the era of basic sheds is over. With the right additions and renovations, your shed can become a home office, a music studio, and whatever else your creativity can dream up.
When Earl Stein wanted a place on the Provo River where he could fish every day and occasionally host his grandchildren on weekends, he turned to Gigaplex Architects. The firm built two corrugated metal silos, positioned to offer sweeping river views and southern exposure to sunlight during the winter. Click through to take a peek inside this and other silos converted into non-traditional houses.