The two-story Flat House was designed as a hemp-based construction prototype, with the intention of introducing this new method into the building industry for larger scale projects.

London-based Practice Architecture has built a family residence using prefabricated panels made with hemp.

The architects worked closely with their clients from Margent Farm, located in Cambridgeshire, England, who run a hemp and flax farm for developing bio-plastics.

The result is a sustainable three bedroom home dubbed Flat House, which boasts a flat-pack design using materials grown on the 20-acre property.

Click here to read the complete article

Bridget Borgobello ~ NewAtlas.com

Recent News Articles

Monday March 02

Cannabis And Lou Gehrig’s Disease: Here’s What You Should Know - Cannabis News

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Considering the neuroprotective effects of cannabinoids and the anti-spastic effects of cannabinoids in multiple sclerosis…

1552 hits

Monday March 02

Bill To Legalize Marijuana Sales Officially Passes Vermont House Of Representatives - Cannabis News

in Politics

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Vermont House of Representatives finalized its approval of a bill to legalize the retail…

1482 hits

Monday March 02

Study reveals antibiotic potential of cannabis compound - Cannabis News

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

A compound made by cannabis plants has been found to wipe out one of the…

1445 hits

Tuesday March 03

Utah’s first marijuana pharmacy opens in Salt Lake City - Cannabis News

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Utah’s first medical cannabis pharmacy opened Monday, giving patients a long-awaited legal option for buying…

1478 hits

Tuesday March 03

Cannabis and coronavirus: Here’s what you need to know - Cannabis News

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Given the general hype around CBD, expect to hear outlandish claims about its effect on…

1429 hits