3d printed homes

UK Couple Enjoys Six Bedroom Home Thanks to 3D Modeled, Lego-Like Construction

UK Couple Enjoys Six Bedroom Home Thanks to 3D Modeled, Lego-Like Construction

Legos are appealing to so many of us—at any age—because they give us the opportunity to build models and dream, whether we are constructing an entire city or a model of a Star Wars ship. Most of us begin working with such building blocks from the time we are children, and often we hand down […]

Legos are appealing to so many of us—at any age—because they give us the opportunity to build models and dream, whether we are constructing an entire city or a model of a Star Wars ship. Most of us begin working with such building blocks from the time we are children,...
Entrepreneur and Startup Advisor Andrew Weinreich Focuses on 3D Printing in Future Homebuilding for Podcast Episode

Entrepreneur and Startup Advisor Andrew Weinreich Focuses on 3D Printing in Future Homebuilding for Podcast Episode

It took me an embarrassingly long time to finally try listening to a podcast: I’m a fairly visual person, and I didn’t think I would enjoy just sitting and listening to something that didn’t have any video to go along with it. My husband, who knows my deep and (possibly?) unsettling love for true crime stories, […]

It took me an embarrassingly long time to finally try listening to a podcast: I’m a fairly visual person, and I didn’t think I would enjoy just sitting and listening to something that didn’t have any video to go along with it. My husband, who knows...
Live Entirely Off the Grid in a 3D Printed PassivDom Smart House

Live Entirely Off the Grid in a 3D Printed PassivDom Smart House

I’ve often dreamed about living “off the grid.” Particularly when I’m stressed, I fantasize about building a cabin in the woods, far from other humans, and just living a quiet, disconnected life among the trees. Of course, that’s not exactly realistic – my work depends on the Internet, and I do like social interaction most […]

I’ve often dreamed about living “off the grid.” Particularly when I’m stressed, I fantasize about building a cabin in the woods, far from other humans, and just living a quiet, disconnected life among the trees. Of course, that’s not...
WinSun Agrees to Provide 100 3D Printers to Saudi Arabian Contractor for 1.5 Million New Homes

WinSun Agrees to Provide 100 3D Printers to Saudi Arabian Contractor for 1.5 Million New Homes

Construction company WinSun may be based in China, but it may end up being best known for the work it does in the Middle East. WinSun was part of one of the biggest stories in 3D printed construction so far: the world’s first 3D printed office building, inaugurated in Dubai last year. A few months […]

Construction company WinSun may be based in China, but it may end up being best known for the work it does in the Middle East. WinSun was part of one of the biggest stories in 3D printed construction so far: the world’s first 3D printed office building,...
European Institutions to Gather in Copenhagen for a Look at How 3D Printing is Disrupting Construction

European Institutions to Gather in Copenhagen for a Look at How 3D Printing is Disrupting Construction

Since the very beginning of our species, humans have been required to find ways to shelter themselves from weather and predators. We’ve been wonderfully creative and resourceful in terms of making use of our surroundings – we may have started out by sheltering in natural structures like caves, but once we developed tools, we started using […]

Since the very beginning of our species, humans have been required to find ways to shelter themselves from weather and predators. We’ve been wonderfully creative and resourceful in terms of making use of our surroundings – we may have started out by...
Sunconomy Teams Up with Nonprofits to 3D Print Homes in the US for Veterans and Others

Sunconomy Teams Up with Nonprofits to 3D Print Homes in the US for Veterans and Others

At this point you probably expect 3D printing to have a hand in everything. From the 3D printed car to the 3D printed office building and even 3D printed engagement rings, it may seem there are no surprises left. We’ll most likely all find that there are though—and with many for years to come. And […]

At this point you probably expect 3D printing to have a hand in everything. From the 3D printed car to the 3D printed office building and even 3D printed engagement rings, it may seem there are no surprises left. We’ll most likely all find that there are though—and...
Saudi Arabian Government Meets With WinSun to Discuss 3D Printing as Part of a Plan to Build 1.5 Million Homes in Five Years

Saudi Arabian Government Meets With WinSun to Discuss 3D Printing as Part of a Plan to Build 1.5 Million Homes in Five Years

Whenever we hear about Chinese construction company WinSun, it’s pretty much a guarantee that the news isn’t going to be boring. Whether it’s a scandal involving alleged IP theft or a genuine breakthrough in 3D printed construction, if their name pops up in the news, it’s a pretty safe bet that it’s going to be big […]

Whenever we hear about Chinese construction company WinSun, it’s pretty much a guarantee that the news isn’t going to be boring. Whether it’s a scandal involving alleged IP theft or a genuine breakthrough in 3D printed construction, if their name...
The WASP BigDelta Takes Starring Role in Building Shamballa, 3D Printed DIY Village with New Economic Vision

The WASP BigDelta Takes Starring Role in Building Shamballa, 3D Printed DIY Village with New Economic Vision

The first 3D printed village is underway. And while some may have been wondering exactly how such a massive project was actually going to happen, as work begins, that seems quite apparent: one house at a time. With the first nearly underway, the WASP team is coordinating with the municipality of Massa Lombarda (Ravenna), Italy as […]

The first 3D printed village is underway. And while some may have been wondering exactly how such a massive project was actually going to happen, as work begins, that seems quite apparent: one house at a time. With the first nearly underway, the WASP team is...
Dubai Industrial City Will be Home to New International Centre for 3D Printing as Accelerated Initiative Continues

Dubai Industrial City Will be Home to New International Centre for 3D Printing as Accelerated Initiative Continues

Dubai, like Singapore, is a city state. But the distinctions stop there as this emirate, one of seven making up the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is known for opulence and wealth far beyond what most of us even dream. Visiting there is said by most to be something you will never forget, along with shopping […]

Dubai, like Singapore, is a city state. But the distinctions stop there as this emirate, one of seven making up the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is known for opulence and wealth far beyond what most of us even dream. Visiting there is said by most to be something you...
The UAE Projects Dramatic Percentage Dubai Homes to Be 3D Printed Soon, Presents Multi-Tiered Strategy

The UAE Projects Dramatic Percentage Dubai Homes to Be 3D Printed Soon, Presents Multi-Tiered Strategy

Dubai is a dramatic locale that most of us equate with luxury, billionaires and their cohorts dripping in gold, and financial resources that are bigger than big—the kind that most of us really can’t even fathom. Along with that type of opulence generally comes an affinity for technology too, and Dubai is no exception; in […]

Dubai is a dramatic locale that most of us equate with luxury, billionaires and their cohorts dripping in gold, and financial resources that are bigger than big—the kind that most of us really can’t even fathom. Along with that type of opulence generally comes an...
WASP BigDelta Gets Ready to 3D Print an Entire Italian Village

WASP BigDelta Gets Ready to 3D Print an Entire Italian Village

Everyone likes to fantasize about a utopia, where everyone gets along, everyone is happy, and there is no war, injustice or suffering. Most religions teach the concept of some sort of ultimate utopia — heaven in the Judeo-Christian tradition, or, in Hinduism and Tibetan Buddhism, there’s Shambhala. The hidden kingdom is said to be a […]

Everyone likes to fantasize about a utopia, where everyone gets along, everyone is happy, and there is no war, injustice or suffering. Most religions teach the concept of some sort of ultimate utopia — heaven in the Judeo-Christian tradition, or, in Hinduism and...
According to Futurists We Will Be 3D Printing Underwater Cities, House-Moving Drones and Even Our Meals within 100 Years

According to Futurists We Will Be 3D Printing Underwater Cities, House-Moving Drones and Even Our Meals within 100 Years

Being a futurist has to be a pretty great job. Not only do you get to spend all of your time thinking about how the world is going to be in the future, but no one is really going to be able to check your work because by the time we get to the future […]

Being a futurist has to be a pretty great job. Not only do you get to spend all of your time thinking about how the world is going to be in the future, but no one is really going to be able to check your work because by the time we get to the future you’ll all be...
London’s Facit Homes: Creating ‘Super Tailored’ Constructions for Consumers via 3D Printing Concept

London’s Facit Homes: Creating ‘Super Tailored’ Constructions for Consumers via 3D Printing Concept

While it’s clearly evident that 3D printing is poised to ‘change the world’ in many, many ways, from bioprinting to construction, there is still a large majority out there convinced that 3D printers simply offer a more amusing way to make colorful keychains and gaming figurines. As some outrageous innovations appear in the news though […]

While it’s clearly evident that 3D printing is poised to ‘change the world’ in many, many ways, from bioprinting to construction, there is still a large majority out there convinced that 3D printers simply offer a more amusing way to make colorful keychains and gaming...
Netherlands: Eindhoven University of Technology Embarks on Extended Project in Concrete 3D Printing

Netherlands: Eindhoven University of Technology Embarks on Extended Project in Concrete 3D Printing

3D printing, no matter the purpose, has showstopping appeal. Just about everything one can produce with a 3D printer is amazing–and it’s no secret that makers love to show off what they can do, sharing their enthusiasm for this technology that spans nearly every area one can think of, from art to medicine and everything in […]

3D printing, no matter the purpose, has showstopping appeal. Just about everything one can produce with a 3D printer is amazing–and it’s no secret that makers love to show off what they can do, sharing their enthusiasm for this technology that spans nearly...
Compact Apis Cor 3D Printer Constructs Buildings in One Day

Compact Apis Cor 3D Printer Constructs Buildings in One Day

At first glimpse, the world of 3D printing does seem magical, as do the projections for the future. This includes every level, from manufacturing to the desktop. It would seem that one day, thanks to many thousands of innovators creating and competing around the world, there will be a 3D printer and a material for […]

At first glimpse, the world of 3D printing does seem magical, as do the projections for the future. This includes every level, from manufacturing to the desktop. It would seem that one day, thanks to many thousands of innovators creating and competing around the...
EXCLUSIVE: Lewis Grand Hotel Erects World's First 3D Printed Hotel, Plans to Print Thousands of Homes in the Philippines Next

EXCLUSIVE: Lewis Grand Hotel Erects World's First 3D Printed Hotel, Plans to Print Thousands of Homes in the Philippines Next

Over the past couple of years, we have really begun to see 3D printing make its way into the construction industry. While the technology has proven itself in the fabrication of small buildings, we have yet to see 3D printed buildings actually be put to everyday use. We’ve seen Andrey Rudenko’s 3D printed castle, we’ve […]

Over the past couple of years, we have really begun to see 3D printing make its way into the construction industry. While the technology has proven itself in the fabrication of small buildings, we have yet to see 3D printed buildings actually be put to everyday use....
WASP Unveils the World's Largest Delta 3D Printer - 12 Meters Tall & Set to Print Houses

WASP Unveils the World's Largest Delta 3D Printer - 12 Meters Tall & Set to Print Houses

Over the past couple of years, we have seen our fair share of mammoth sized 3D printers, but perhaps none quite as intriguing as the one which WASP plans to present at an upcoming show in Massa Lombarda, Italy next weekend (September 18 – 20). WASP (World’s Advanced Saving Project), a company which we have […]

Over the past couple of years, we have seen our fair share of mammoth sized 3D printers, but perhaps none quite as intriguing as the one which WASP plans to present at an upcoming show in Massa Lombarda, Italy next weekend (September 18 – 20). WASP...
7 Areas In Which 3D Printing Is Surprising Us All

7 Areas In Which 3D Printing Is Surprising Us All

When 3D printing was first introduced over 30 years ago it felt like something more likely to appear in a Star Trek episode than reality. Today, more companies than ever are utilizing this technology to take their concepts from the boardroom to the design table in a matter of hours. The first step of every […]

When 3D printing was first introduced over 30 years ago it felt like something more likely to appear in a Star Trek episode than reality. Today, more companies than ever are utilizing this technology to take their concepts from the boardroom to the design table in a...
Russia's Spetsavia To Show Off 3D Printed Home Building Tech at 3D Print Expo Moscow

Russia's Spetsavia To Show Off 3D Printed Home Building Tech at 3D Print Expo Moscow

A unique presentation at the 3D Print Expo will demonstrate innovative new building construction methods and 3D printers from Russian firm Spetsavia.  Spetsavia says the system can be installed on construction sites and is capable of printing houses in one single piece or producing a series of smaller, separate parts which can be joined to form […]

A unique presentation at the 3D Print Expo will demonstrate innovative new building construction methods and 3D printers from Russian firm Spetsavia.  Spetsavia says the system can be installed on construction sites and is capable of printing houses in one single...
Chinese Unveil Mysterious 3D Printed Houses - Built Out of Unique Material, Able to Withstand Devastating Earthquakes

Chinese Unveil Mysterious 3D Printed Houses - Built Out of Unique Material, Able to Withstand Devastating Earthquakes

In the past, we’ve covered many unique uses of 3D printing being utilized in China. Whether it is the 3D printing of titanium medical implants, the creation of large scale 3D printed aircraft parts, or entire houses and apartment buildings fabricated through the use of 3D printers, the country certainly believes that this technology is […]

In the past, we’ve covered many unique uses of 3D printing being utilized in China. Whether it is the 3D printing of titanium medical implants, the creation of large scale 3D printed aircraft parts, or entire houses and apartment buildings fabricated through the...
WASP to 3D Print Houses with Plant Seeds Inside that can Grow Into Full Root Systems for Support

WASP to 3D Print Houses with Plant Seeds Inside that can Grow Into Full Root Systems for Support

One of the most fascinating companies that we have covered over the past year has been a company called WASP, which stands for “World’s Advanced Saving Project”. We have reported in the past, that they have an ultimate goal of 3D printing housing structures in developing nations. This is actually pretty old news, which dates […]

One of the most fascinating companies that we have covered over the past year has been a company called WASP, which stands for “World’s Advanced Saving Project”. We have reported in the past, that they have an ultimate goal of 3D printing housing...
Answers to Some of the Biggest 3D Printing Skeptics

Answers to Some of the Biggest 3D Printing Skeptics

  If you’ve been reading our site for longer than a couple of weeks, then you likely have figured out that we are obsessed with 3D printing. Why are we so obsessed with this technology? Because we truly believe that 3D printing will change the world we all live in, mostly for the better, and […]

  If you’ve been reading our site for longer than a couple of weeks, then you likely have figured out that we are obsessed with 3D printing. Why are we so obsessed with this technology? Because we truly believe that 3D printing will change the world we all...
WASP Moves Closer to 3D Printing Low Cost Homes by Unveiling New 3D Printer Extruder

WASP Moves Closer to 3D Printing Low Cost Homes by Unveiling New 3D Printer Extruder

Back in July, the WASPProject unveiled to us their plans to 3D print homes in 3rd world countries using nothing but a 3D printer and clay made from native soil. The idea is a tremendous one, one which could be extraordinarily groundbreaking when it comes to creating shelter for poverty stricken nations. Clay is abundant, […]

Back in July, the WASPProject unveiled to us their plans to 3D print homes in 3rd world countries using nothing but a 3D printer and clay made from native soil. The idea is a tremendous one, one which could be extraordinarily groundbreaking when it comes to creating...
Shanghai-based WinSun 3D Prints 6-Story Apartment Building and an Incredible Home

Shanghai-based WinSun 3D Prints 6-Story Apartment Building and an Incredible Home

The 3D printed home is an accomplishment which many architects and designers have at least been contemplating for a few years now. We have seen numerous companies as well as individuals jump into the space recently, with design concepts which take home building well into the 21st century. Although China has been lagging behind the […]

The 3D printed home is an accomplishment which many architects and designers have at least been contemplating for a few years now. We have seen numerous companies as well as individuals jump into the space recently, with design concepts which take home building well...
ChoroGenesis to 3D Print an Entire Resort Using Their 6D Digital Fabrication Platform

ChoroGenesis to 3D Print an Entire Resort Using Their 6D Digital Fabrication Platform

Besides the 3D printing of human organs and living tissue, the most popular stories we have covered within the 3D printing space have all revolved around the 3D printing of structures such as houses, castles, and even swimming pools. Just like anything in society, we are constantly pushing the boundaries of technology, and bigger usually is better. […]

Besides the 3D printing of human organs and living tissue, the most popular stories we have covered within the 3D printing space have all revolved around the 3D printing of structures such as houses, castles, and even swimming pools. Just like anything in society, we...