Cardboard has been seen as a waste material or packaging material. These students have experimented with the cardboard to make houses and results are amazing. Ingenia TEK published the images of the Article. Cardboard and nail structures designed and built by 19 teams of university and college students, an event convened by the University of Chongqing in China.

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Cardboard House 1 – CutSlabs Shelter

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Cardboard House 2 – Hexagonal Base – Cylindrical Towers

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Cardboard House 3 – Half Cut Rounded Cubes Shelter

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Cardboard House 4 – Slit Fencing Shelter

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Cardboard House 5 – Maze of Walls

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Cardboard House 6 – Half Cut Prism Shelter

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Cardboard House 7 – Big Room with Small Boxes

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Cardboard House 8 – Cut and Folded ShelterAmazing Cardboard House Exhibition - Sheet12

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Cardboard House 9 – Box in a Box

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Cardboard House 10 – Wall with the Planks

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Cardboard House 11 – Closed Sphere

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Cardboard House 12 – Open Sphere

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Cardboard House 13 – Pyramidal Shelters

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Cardboard House 14 – Open Mouth Shelter

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Cardboard House 14 – Series of Domes

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Cardboard House 14 – Shelter with a Vault

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We hope you must have enjoyed these cardboard houses and must be excited to build one for yourself.

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    Robyn McIntyre Reply

    I think it should be noted that this is not cardboard, it is corrugated cardboard. Without the layer of corrugation in between, the paperboard would not have the strength needed to sustain these structures.

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    When and where was/is this exhibit? An article about it would be helpful. Thanks.

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    keep design simple. THIS is the necessity. for every man. a homeless man…

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    i say simple design is needed. for the homeless.
    ease in assembly.
    THATS whats needed.

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    Youssef Askar Reply

    That’s Tongji University in Shanghai, not University of Chongqing.

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