grain bin turned one bed apartment.  This would make a neat guest cottage!

grain bin turned one bed apartment. This would make a neat guest cottage!

Silos and grain bins aren’t just for soybeans anymore. Structurally sound, ready made with a roof, round walls and a concrete floor loaded with interior space, the often abandoned, recyclable steel structures are easily converted into homes that are fire and termite resistant, weather proof and energy efficient. For larger lodgings, they can be placed side-by-side or stacked on top of each other.

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Silos and grain bins aren’t just for soybeans anymore. Structurally sound, ready made with a roof, round walls and a concrete floor loaded with interior space, the often abandoned, recyclable steel structures are easily converted into homes that are fire and termite resistant, weather proof and energy efficient. For larger lodgings, they can be placed side-by-side or stacked on top of each other.

I'd be perfectly content with an unconventional home!

Monte Silo / Gigaplex Architects

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